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John J. Mazzorana, age 68, has been a resident of Mokena for the past 38 years. Mr. Mazzorana currently serves as a Village Trustee and has held that office since 1993. Prior to serving on the Village Board, Mr. Mazzorana served 6 years on the Mokena Community Park District's Board of Commissioners and was president of the board for 4 of those years. In his 16 years on the Village Board, Mr. Mazzorana has served on numerous committees, while being the appointed Mayor Pro Tem for the past 12 years. He has also served as chairman of the Village's Concept Review Committee and as the Village's representative in the last several labor contract negotiations with the Police Patrolmen's Union and the Village's Public Works employees. Mr. Mazzorana, in addition to this local government involvement, has been active with the Mokena Chamber of Commerce and the Mokena Area Historical Society since 2000. In his private life, Mr. Mazzorana, a 1968 graduate of the DePaul University College of Law, has established a successful law practice over the past 41 years in the southern suburbs of Cook County and in Will County. In addition, he is a past president of the South Suburban Bar Association, and he has, for the past 8 1/2 years, maintained his office here, in the Village of Mokena. Re-Elected 2009 to a fifth term -- "I take serving as a Trustee very seriously. I have always tried to represent all of the residents of the Village. I have always told the residents very clearly where I stand on any particular issue and have always been prepared to make hard decisions when they are necessary and benefit the entire community. I believe my knowledge of the law and my years of experience in Municipal Government will continue to be a great asset to our mayor and board."