Palmira Hernandez

Currently serving as Director of Youth Activities, Palmira knows the value of youth programs. As a first-generation college student and daughter of migrant farm workers, Palmira gained valuable knowledge during her participation in various programs during high school and college. Palmira was selected to participate in various programs during college including the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program, Hawks Honors Program, UCLA Law School Fellows, and the College Migrant Assistance Program. Palmira received a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy with a Pre-law Concentration from California State University, Bakersfield in 2012. She is currently working within the oil and gas industry as a Regulatory Analyst for California Resources Corporation. In addition to her service to LULAC, Palmira has volunteered with the Juvenile Justice Center and the United Farm Workers Foundation.