Hamilton Chang was recently elected Trustee in the spring of 2013, and he now serves as Trustee Liaison to the Township's Advisory Committee on Mental Health. Hamilton is a small business owner with professional expertise in financial services. Hamilton has a long history of community involvement and philanthropy, currently serving as a volunteer for Youth Connection Wilmette and previously having served as a Board Member for the organization. Hamilton is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Mandarin Quarterly, and he was recognized by the Association of Chinese-American Scientists and Engineers for "Supporting Chinese Americen professional communities, promoting diversity, and encouraging Asian American leadership development." Hamilton is also a Board Member of the Music Institute of Chicago, and he is an accomplished musician who participates in the Musical Ministries at Kenilworth Union Church. Hamilton is married and has four sons. A native of Michigan and a passionate Wolverine fan, Hamilton and his family have resided in New Trier Township since 1998.