Carol A. Zink

Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
(402) 488-6336
1420 Broadmoore Drive
Appointment Term: 
Jan 2, 2015 to Jan 1, 2019

Carol Zink is a retired educator with the Lincoln Public School district for more than 40 years and brings a wealth of educational experience to her role on the Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education. Ms. Zink received a bachelor's degree in elementary education and early childhood education from Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio, and a master's degree in elementary education from the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Ms. Zink has been an active participant in numerous local and state organizations. She serves as the chairwoman for the Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education and as a vice-president  for the Friends of Lied Board.  Ms. Zink has served in and held leadership positions with the Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation, Nebraska Literary Heritage Association, Lincoln Community Playhouse Children's Theatre Board, the Lincoln East High School's Parent Advisory Committee, the Family Readiness Group Advisory Board, 75th Division, the Lincoln Legal Auxiliary and its Foundation and Hillcrest Country Club. She was also a board member of the Lincoln Midwest Ballet and Hospice Care of Nebraska. Updated: 8.25.2015