The Milwaukee Board of School Directors is committed to ensuring that the District continues its forward momentum and is prepared to take the steps necessary to ensure that MPS has highly qualified leadership in place at all times. The Board continues to determine direction and to evaluate the performance of Milwaukee Public Schools. The Board is excited about the progress made toward achieving our strategic goals and implementing our initiatives. Together with our current Superintendent, we have constructed a solid foundation upon which we will continue to build.
The Board is always interested in receiving feedback from our community to assist in shaping the vision and goals for the District. As we move forward, we welcome your input regarding which qualities you believe would make a good leader for Milwaukee Public Schools. More formal opportunities will be announced in the coming weeks.
For your convenience, a link to submit input has been provided below:
Tell us what you think
You may also send your comments to:
The Office of Board Governance
Milwaukee Public Schools
P.O. Box 2181
Milwaukee, WI 53201-2181
Phone: (414) 475-8284
TTY: (888) 808-0928
Fax: (414) 475-8071
Board District #3 Member Bio
Michael Bonds has served as a senior fiscal review analyst
for the City of Milwaukee, giving him extensive experience in
research, public policy analyses and fiscal analyses. He also
served as an associate professor in the community education
program at UWM. He has particular interest in and knowledge of
community development issues, federal grants for community-based
organizations and city agencies such as Community Development
Block Grant (CDBG) program, urban problems and policies, race
and ethnicity, history of African-American education, and the
distribution of scarce public resources.
interests include community development issues, community
problems and urban policies and analysis, public resource
distributions, and issues related to African-American education.
He earned an M.S. in urban affairs, an M.P.A. in public
administration, and a Ph.D. in urban studies from University of
Term expires: April 2015
Phone: (414) 475-8284 (Office of Board Governance)