About Us

The Friends of Max S. Hayes High School (FoMH) was founded in 2010 as the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) went through a comprehensive planning and stakeholder engagement process that coincided with the construction of and major investment in the new Max Hayes High School. The objective of the FoMH  is to provide work-based learning and business input into curriculum and technology, and outside support for faculty and students. This group includes school and CMSD leaders in addition to community stakeholders from higher education institutions as well as members of the building & construction, manufacturing, and transportation sectors. 

Our Board 


Committee Chairs 

  • John Colm - Resource Development Committee 
  • Judith Crocker, JCrocker & Associates - Academic & Work-Based Learning Committee 
  • Robert Guy, WLS Companies - Marketing Committee 
  • Nataly Mualem, Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper - Governance Committee 


Support our work (1) Donate (2) Provide opportunities for our students (3) Serve on a Technical Advisory Committee