Ethics - Inquiry 

Inquiries (requests for advice) and reports of possible Code violations are reviewed by the Ethics Committee at its weekly standing meeting. The Ethics Committee is comprised of the Ethics Advisor Andra Gomberg, one representative from the Law Department’s School Law Unit, and one representative from the Law Department’s Labor Relations Unit.

You may request advice or report a possible code violation by mail, email, or phone:

Andra Gomberg
Senior Policy Advisor
Chicago Public Schools
42 W. Madison Street, 9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Ph: 773-553-1312 / Email:


Q. Who may contact the Ethics Advisor for advice or to report a potential Code of Ethics violation?

A. Any Official (Chicago Board of Education Member or Local School Council Member), Employee, Board Contractor, parent, or community member may contact the Ethics Advisor.

Q. Is anyone obligated to report potential Code of Ethics violations?

A. Board Officials and all supervisors are required to report potential Code violations to the Ethics Advisor.

Q. What can I expect after submitting an inquiry or reporting a violation?

A. If you have an inquiry or report, the Ethics Advisor and the Ethics Committee will collect all information necessary to provide you with appropriate advice. Investigation, meetings, conference calls, and further research may be necessary to ensure that advice is based on a proper application of our Code and the law. When submitting an inquiry or report of a potential violation, please leave ample time for an ethics review.


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Page Last Modified on Monday, November 16, 2015

Contact information

Andra Gomberg
Ethics Advisor

Talent Office
125 South Clark Street
2nd Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60603
Phone: (773)553-1312