Mercer Names Partner for Pittsburgh, Cleveland Markets

July 18, 2013 ( – Tracy Stough Grajewski has joined consulting firm Mercer as partner and senior client manager for its Pittsburgh and Cleveland markets.

Grajewski will be responsible for growing and strengthening client relationships in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Cleveland, Ohio, as well as throughout the Midwest market. She will be based in Pittsburgh and report to Scott Kiper, Mercer’s office leader for Pittsburgh and Cleveland.

“Tracy brings a unique blend of client management and corporate human resource insights and knowledge gained at leading global organizations. Leveraging this experience will greatly help Mercer clients in Pittsburgh and Cleveland improve their HR capabilities and achieve their business objectives,” said Sue Gilbert, Mercer senior partner and Midwest market leader.

Grajewski has more than 25 years of experience, including client management and corporate human resources leadership roles of increasing responsibility. She joins Mercer from Highmark, where she served as vice president, Human Resources Operations. Prior to Highmark, she held a number of HR leadership positions at Merck, including: senior director/HR business partner, Merck Manufacturing Division; senior director, HR Shared Services and Operations; and senior director, Corporate Staffing. She began her career at CoreStates Financial Corporation.

Grajewski holds a Bachelor of Science in marketing and Spanish from Juniata College (Huntington, Pennsylvania) and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in human resources management from Syracuse University School of Management.