Executive Advisor, SEIU Healthcare
Dennis Rivera is senior advisor to the president of SEIU, the largest labor union in the United States representing more than 2.2 million members. He is also secretary of the Partnership for Quality Care (PQC) a national joint labor-management coalition committed to ensuring quality, affordable healthcare for all Americans. From 2007-2010, Rivera chaired SEIU Healthcare. He served as president of New York-based 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East from 1989 to 2007. Born in Aibonito, Puerto Rico, Rivera attended the Colegio Universitario de Cayey.