ENTERED OFFICE: 1993, appointed by Daley after predecessor Jesus Garcia was elected to the state senate

PREVIOUS LIFE: Garcia aide

AMBITION: Building a little political machine on southwest side

NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT: Engineered election of old mentor, Garcia, as Cook County Commissioner. Now Munoz tells Garcia: Get me some coffee.

NOTABLE FLOP: Voted for parking meter deal. Ricky, Ricky, Ricky . . .