Andra Gomberg

Title/s:  Senior Policy Advisor, Chicago Public Schools



Andra Gomberg earned her BA cum laude with departmental honors from the University of Illinois in Urbana and her JD from Northwestern University School of Law. She served as a Regional Attorney for the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights for 10 years before receiving a mayoral appointment to become the City of Chicago’s Sexual Harassment Officer. In that capacity, she developed the country’s first municipal office of its kind and supervised the resolution of approximately 1000 complaints. From 2009 through the present, she has been a Senior Policy Advisor for Chicago Public Schools and its designated ethics official. She has been an adjunct professor for Feminist Jurisprudence and guest lecturer for other courses. She has been a speaker, trainer and consultant on EEO compliance, diversity, governmental ethics, and public sector service.


BA, cum laude, University of Illinois at Urbana
JD, Northwestern University School of Law