Zhang Rongming, Han nationality, is a native of Ningbo, Zhejiang Province. She was born in 1944 and graduated from the Radio Department of Beijing Polytechnical University in 1966.
Upon her graduation from university, Zhang spent 18 years with the Liaoyang Science Experimentation Factory, Liaoyang Electronic Instruments Factory, and Liaoyang Electronic Industry Corporation. At the last company, he served as their deputy manager.
In 1985, she became the vice head of the Wensheng District of Liaoyang, as well as the city's vice-mayor. She served in both capacities for eight years before becoming Liaoning Province's vice-governor in 1993.
In 1997, she was elected the vice-chairman of the 7th China Democratic National Construction Association Central Committee. In 2008 Zhang became vice-chairman of the 11th CPPCC National Committee.