Elizabeth Hernandez

Elizabeth Hernandez

Elizabeth Hernandez
Elizabeth Hernandez

Director, TRIO Student Support Services

Elizabeth was born and raised in Wilmington, CA. As a first-generation college graduate and the first out of her 4 siblings to earn a couple of college degrees, Elizabeth is very familiar with the barriers that first generation and low-income students face on a daily basis.  Professionally, she serves as the Director for TRIO Student Support Services Program at California State University, Dominguez Hills.  Additionally, she is the author of Beyond the Broken Gates, serves as the Vice President of Membership for the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce, and is a dedicated volunteer with United Wilmington Youth Foundation (UYWF). Her purpose lies in supporting and inspiring students like herself advance to become the next generation of leaders.

Email: ehernandez@csudh.edu