Dennis Mondero serves as a board member of the Asian American Action fund of Greater Chicago.  He is the Executive Director for Chinese Mutual Aid Association, a non-profit agency that provides social services to a very diverse immigrant community in the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, as well as in the western suburbs.  An attorney, Dennis also formerly held positions in local government as Deputy Building Commissioner for the City of Chicago, Deputy Chief of Staff at the Chicago Transit Authority, and Chief Administrative Officer for the CTA.  He also served as Director of Operations for a prominent Hispanic charter school system in Chicago.  Dennis is a former President of the Asian American Bar Association of Greater Chicago.  Born in the Philippines, he is a current longtime resident of Chicago.