School Board elects Lisa Zargarpur as Vice Chairwoman
Posted on 01/06/2021
Lisa Zargarpur is Vice Chairwoman The Prince William County School Board elected Lisa Zargarpur to a one-year term as the Vice Chairwoman of the Board, effective January 6, 2021. Zargapur was elected in November of 2019 to represent the Coles Magisterial District.

Zargarpur is a graduate of Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS). She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music from George Mason University and a master’s degree in education from the University of Mary Washington, where she was awarded the honor, Teacher of Promise.

Zargarpur is an elementary general music and chorus teacher in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS). She has served as secretary on the Fairfax General Music Educators Association board and is a member of the Fairfax Education Association. She has been an Equity Lead in her school for the past two years, has presented workshops at the American Orff Schulwerk Association's National Conference, and has been part of cultural competency symposiums for PWCS staff. In 2019, she was nominated for an Outstanding Co-Curricular Educator Award from the FCPS Special Education PTA (SEPTA). Zargarpur and her husband, Yaqub, a local community and business leader, have three children: two graduated from PWCS and the youngest is in high school.