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Max Cleaver

Chief Operations Officer

Max Cleaver graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. After serving in the United States Army as an engineer platoon leader, he received his Master of Science in Environmental Studies from Baylor University.

Max has 23 years of public school operations experience in five Texas public school districts. He has held various operations positions, including: environmental specialist in Copperas Cove ISD, executive director of facilities services for Killeen ISD, executive director of facilities and operations for Temple ISD, and the chief operations officer for Fort Bend ISD. Max began working as the chief operations officer for Hays CISD in February 2018. 

"As the chief operations officer for Hays CISD, providing a safe learning and working environment for the students and staff of the district will always be my top priority. I would like to continue the proactive school planning and building programs the district has established, which reduces the need for portable classrooms, minimizes the vehicular traffic impact on the community, and provides facilities which are functional and cost effective,“ said Cleaver.

Max is married to his wife Brandie and have nine year old twins, Eli and Ava.

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