Denis Fama is a Trustee of the Millbrae Elementary School Board who is currently serving a four year term.
Term Expires 2022
He has more than 20 years experience as a college instructor and nonprofit consultant. He received a Masters Degree in Nonprofit Management from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor’s Degree in History from San Francisco State College.
Denis currently teaches with Notre Dame de Namur University (Belmont) and John F. Kennedy University (Pleasant Hill). His fields are Management, Human Resources, Labor Relations, Conflict Resolution and Employment Law.
Denis has previously served on the Millbrae Planning Commission and also as a board member for Archbishop Riordan High School Board (SF), and president of the Omsbudsmen of San Mateo County. In addition, he provides strategic planning and board development services to several Peninsula nonprofits, including the Millbrae Community Foundation, Millbrae Education Foundation, Pal Care, and the Ombudsman Services of San Mateo County.
He was the recipient of the Millbrae Mayor’s 2010 Diversity Award for community service and was awarded as City of Millbrae's 2014 Man of the Year. He has also been inducted into the Peninsula Basketball Officials Hall of Fame.