Consuelo Hernandez

Consuelo Hernandez

Sunnyside School District Governing Board, AZ

2018 Endorsement

Consuelo Hernandez is a graduate from the Sunnyside School District this community is her home. She earned a bachelors of Arts in Global Health from Arizona State University. She understands what its like to be a young minority navigating through the college system being told she could not

succeed. With few resources and, little to no guidance she quickly realized the system was not intended to support students like herself. So, she began mentoring at risk youth to bridge this gap. For over ten years she has been an outspoken activist in her community fighting for education equity and, local

politics helping bring transparency and hold our representatives accountable.

She is very involved with our community and abroad. From hosting free citizenship clinics in our community, and as part of her humanitarian work has been to both Panama and Ghana to help provide medical and public health services through free clinics. Most recently Consuelo raised fund to helps

students who could not afford their DACA renewal. Consuelo is uniquely qualified to serve as your school board member and we hope to count on your support!