Theodore Lipscomb, Sr. was elected to the office of 1st District Supervisor in a very unique write-in election. He is now serving his second 4-year term after being re-elected on April 3, 2012. The 1st District includes all of Bayside, Brown Deer, Fox Point, Glendale, River Hills and a portion of the Northeast side of Milwaukee.
Supervisor Lipscomb serves as Chair of the Intergovernmental Relations Committee and as a member of the Finance, Personnel and Audit Committee and the Transportation, Public Works and Transit Committee for the Milwaukee County Board. He also serves on the board of the Milwaukee Public Library, the Milwaukee County Research Park Corporation, the East Wisconsin Counties Railroad Consortium, and the Wisconsin Counties Association.
Supervisor Lipscomb is a graduate of Marquette University High School in Milwaukee and an honors graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Studies and a Certificate in Urban Planning. His studies include time abroad at Oxford Brookes University in Oxford, England and Paris along with independent study and research. He has continued his education with further graduate level studies in real estate finance and law, and has completed various professional certifications.
Supervisor Lipscomb brings his many years of experience on housing and economic development issues to the County Board. Outside of his County Board duties, he maintains part-time involvement in real estate, which helps to ensure that he is up-to-date on current events and trends in the industry.
Supervisor Lipscomb resides in Glendale with his lovely wife, Nicole. They are the proud parents of three wonderful children. Both Supervisor Lipscomb and his wife are lifelong residents of Milwaukee County and have lived in the 1st District for more than 28 years.