Mr. O'Black joined the Shaler Area School District Administrative Team in February 2009. Prior to arriving at Shaler Fayette, Mr. O'Black was Director of Technology at South Fayette Township School District. Prior to entering school administration Mr. O’Black was the Coordinator of Online Programs and Academic Technology Specialist for Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.
In his position as Director of Technology at Shaler Area Mr. O’Black is responsible for the following areas: network administration, system wide infrastructure, web development, online course development, strategic planning, integration of technology into the classroom/curriculum and technology staff development.
Mr. O’Black currently serves as the Communications Director for the ISTE Special Interest Group for Technology Coordinators (ISTE SIGTC)
Mr. O'Black is a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Education, Instructional Technology and a Master's Degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from Duquesne University. He is currently a doctoral student at the University of Pittsburgh.