Missy Zombor, who was first elected to the Board in April 2023, has spent most of her adult working career fighting for working families in Milwaukee and public education.
Missy earned her BA in Communication with an emphasis in Public Relations as well as a MA in Graphic Communication. She currently serves as the marketing director for Rethinking Schools – a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization dedicated to sustaining and strengthening public education through social justice teaching and education activism. Formerly, Missy served as the communications director for the Milwaukee Teachers’ Education Association.
Missy is a member of the Milwaukee Democratic Socialists of America chapter and is active in community groups including Parents for Public Schools, Voces de La Frontera, and Schools and Communities United.
Missy is committed to ensuring MPS students graduate with the knowledge and power to question the world in a way that helps uproot the causes of racism, the climate crisis, and economic inequality.
Missy and her husband, Chance, are the proud parents of an MPS student who attends Wedgewood Middle School. They reside in the Enderis Park neighborhood with their dogs, cat, and backyard chickens.