Leadership TEAM

Hernan Hernandez

Executive Director

Hernan Hernandez is the Executive Director of the California Farmworker Foundation, responsible for overseeing the operations of the non-profit. A native of Richgrove, California, Hernan grew up among Farmworkers alongside his siblings, as they worked in various commodities in the Central Valley. The first in his family to attend College, Hernan graduated with a bachelor’s degree and an M.A. and M.P.A.  from California State University, Bakersfield. Hernan is also a proud alumnus of the Panetta Institute for Public Policy. Before working with CFF, Hernan worked for government institutions, non-profits, and political campaigns.