Linda "Penny" Y. Hernandez, MSSW-LMSW, currently lives in Arlington, Texas.
After 31 years of working with Child Protective Services, she retired seven years ago. She is active in her church and loves to spend time with her grandson, Miles.
Currently, she serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Every Child Is Ours (ECIO). Penny has been involved with ECIO for 15 years and has traveled to many of our sites including; South Africa, Pine Ridge, South Dakota, New Hampshire, and Arkansas.
Penny's involvement with ECIO and each site is far-reaching, but she is more aligned with the project in Acuña, Mexico. Penny, along with another member of the Board of Directors, collaborate to implement multiple programs throughout the year.
Over the years, she has organized several school supply drives for the children of Acuña.