Elizabeth Hernandez

Meet Elizabeth Hernandez

Director of Student Support & Admissions | ehernandez@yesscholars.org

Elizabeth Hernandez joined YES in summer 2013. She is a native of Los Angeles’ South Bay and attended schools in the Lawndale, Lennox, and Centinela Valley School Districts. She is also the parent of a YES scholar who attended the prestigious Harvard-Westlake School. She graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2006 with a B.A. in Science and Human Services. For the past 31 years, Elizabeth worked passionately for the Lawndale Elementary School District at Jane Addams Middle School where she worked as office manager, counselor, mentor, and cheerleading coach. Elizabeth’s passion is working with children and building life-long relationships with them and their families.