Carol Voss is new District 8 school board member

May 1, 2015

Bay View resident Carol Voss was elected to represent Milwaukee School Board’s District 8 which includes Bay View. She was the sole candidate who ran for the seat that was previously held by Meagan Holman from 2011 until April 2015.

Voss is a lifelong Milwaukee resident, and in addition to her seat on the school board, is a public relations director at Independence First, a nonprofit agency that serves people with disabilities. Voss has been active in the Believe in Bay View initiative at Bay View High School. She co-founded the Bay View Neighborhood Association and is the founder of the Chill on the Hill concert series in Humboldt Park.

Voss earned a bachelor of science degree in occupational therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master degree in business from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is the daughter of two teachers and is married to David Voss. They have two children who are each enrolled in a Milwaukee public school. Her term expires April 2019.

Contact her at the MPS Office of Board
Governance: 414-475-8284 or

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One Comment on "Carol Voss is new District 8 school board member"

  1. Joe Hausch on Fri, 1st May 2015 12:13 pm 

    Congratulations again Carol! You are going to be a great listener and leader – and you will be such a great addition to the school board.

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