Nancy  Hernandez

Nancy Hernandez

Academic Coordinator/Retention Specialist, TRIO Student Support Services

Nancy Hernandez, Academic Coordinator/Retention Specialist

Nan-see Her-nan-dez 
Top 5 Gallup CliftonStrengths Themes: Empathy, Discipline, Restorative, Woo, Individualization
Personal pronouns: she/her/hers

Nancy is joining our WSU TRIO Student Support Services Program team as our Academic Coordinator/Retention Specialist. She is a first-generation college graduate from the University of Idaho with her bachelor’s degree in Child Development and Family Relationships and her Master's in Family Consumer Science with a thesis on Latina Entrepreneurs.

As an undergraduate, Nancy was a part of the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) and TRIO SSS as well as other student organizations focused on student recruitment.  Nancy is originally from Rupert, Idaho, and loves being a part of the Palouse community since she came to college.  Nancy enjoys walks, reading about financial literacy, and spending time with her family. As a new member of the Coug family, she hopes to create a positive atmosphere for all students and staff.