Mark Sain is a Director on the Milwaukee Board of School Directors.
Mark is a lifelong resident of Milwaukee who graduated from Washington High School. Mark and his wife, Charlotte, are the proud parents of four adult daughters and the proud grandparents of three grandsons. The eldest grandson is attending Gwen T. Jackson School in MPS.
Mark became a Firefighter in 1980 and retired after a stellar career in 2008. He held multiple positions, from Firefighter up to Assistant Chief. As the Assistant Chief, he provided leadership to the 1,100 members of the Milwaukee Fire Department. Mark managed an annual budget of $92 million and was responsible for supervising six bureaus — Administration, Communications, Training, Emergency Medical Services/Special Operations, Equipment Repair/Maintenance, and Firefighting.
Mark has continued being an active member of the community. He has worked with the Helen Bader Foundation’s Homework First Program at Phillis Wheatley School. He has tutored MPS high-school students in reading comprehension. He sits on the Advisory Committees of the Blood Center of Southeast Wisconsin’s Community Blood Donation Drive Campaign and Make A Difference of Milwaukee. He has worked with Marquette University’s Mediation Program.
Mark is committed to the education of the students of MPS. With the help of parents, teachers, students, and the Milwaukee community, he feels we can make it happen.
Term expires: April 2015
Content referencing Mark Sain
Daniel Webster Secondary school to expand, Franklin Pierce Elementary changes name to Riverwest ElementarySep 28th, 2018 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Elected Official, MPS Parent, and Educational Assistant Will Put the Students FirstAug 29th, 2018 by Sup. Sequanna Taylor
Veteran educator Dr. Keith P. Posley to lead districtApr 13th, 2018 by Milwaukee Public Schools
"I wish her the very best."Apr 3rd, 2018 by President of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors Mark Sain
"To be clear, there will be times when Dr. Driver and the Board do not agree. That is natural and to be expected."Jan 11th, 2018 by President of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors Mark Sain
The Board anticipates receiving a plan from the district administration for the future of the Webster Campus by November 2017.Sep 1st, 2017 by Milwaukee Board of School Directors
Statement of President Ashanti HamiltonOct 14th, 2016 by Ald. Ashanti Hamilton
District performance signals progressOct 12th, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
No decision was reached today.Jun 23rd, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
MPS Board President Mark Sain, Superintendent Dr. Darienne Driver issue statement regarding Opportunity Schools and Partnership Plan (OSPP)
We recently requested a meeting with County Executive Abele and Commissioner Means to discuss an alternative to the OSPP proposal.Jun 17th, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Class of 2016 shatters Class of 2015's $39.3 million record; total up more than 20%Jun 15th, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
School rated 'Exceeds Expectations' on latest state report cardJun 8th, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Larry Miller unanimously re-elected Vice President, committee assignments announcedApr 27th, 2016 by Milwaukee Public Schools
“Johnny Thomas is a leader the people of Milwaukee need,” said Senator Lena Taylor.Jan 12th, 2016 by Johnny Thomas
School would be run by former head of Teach for America, but board is divided on the issue.Jun 7th, 2015 by Jabril Faraj
Miller elected vice president; committee assignments also set after annual organizational meetingApr 29th, 2015 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Photo gallery link below; new inductees include NFL player, entertainers, researchers, educators and the financial adviser whose story inspired the film "The Pursuit of Happyness"Oct 17th, 2014 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Other new inductees include NFL player, entertainers, researchers, educators and the financial adviser whose story inspired the film "The Pursuit of Happyness"Oct 17th, 2014 by Milwaukee Public Schools
Brostoff is endorsed by more school board members than any in the raceJun 12th, 2014 by State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff
Survive Alive House will host fire safety kick-off and 20th anniversary celebration on October 8.Oct 8th, 2012 by Press Release