In her spare time, Rachel serves as the Treasurer and general member of the Board of Directors of the Chinese Mutual Aid Association. She also serves as a Director for the Chinese American Bar Association - Chicago Chapter, a Director for the Greater Chicago Chapter of the Organization of Chinese Americans, and a Director for the Asian American Bar Association – Chicago Chapter.
After a 25 year management career with one of the largest Chicago-based dry corn miller operations in the Midwest, Estella joins the law firm of Rachel Huan Kao whose practice focuses on Immigration and Nationality Law. She provides Spanish interpretation and translation to the Spanish-speaking clients, as well as office administration.
Her past business experience in maintaining accounts in Mexico, Central and South America coupled with her Hispanic heritage and Spanish language skills now allow her the opportunity to best serve the needs of Ms. Kao’s Spanish-speaking client base.
She is a graduate of both De Paul University, Chicago, Illinois and Laredo Business College, Laredo, Texas with an Associate Degree in Applied Science from Morton College, Cicero, Illinois. Her education also includes Traffic Management and Export/Import studies.
Estella also serves
as Illinois State Deputy for Women as well as current Vice President for
the League of United Latin American Citizens.