Throughout her career and Ms. Bhandari has dedicated her time and efforts to diversity and social justice. Ms. Bhandari's commitment to diversity began at Loyola University where she served as President of the Indian Students Association and a member of the Council of Pan Asian Americans . She also spearheaded planning for the University’s annual Unity in Diversity week for several years. For the last 20 years she has participated in voter registration drives, pro bono clinics, immigration and naturalization clinics, expungement expos and served the homeless on Thanksgiving Day in the Uptown neighborhood. Ms. Bhandari is married with three children and thankful for all their love and support.