Delia Hernandez

Class of 1984

Delia Hernandez was the first in her family to graduate from college, completing her associate degree at Donnelly in 1984. She then went on to earn her baccalaureate degree at the University of St. Mary and began her career in Donnelly’s admissions office from 1990 to 1993. She went on to serve as the Director of Project Ayuda for the National Association for Hispanic Elderly. From there, she served as the Public Affairs Manager and Employee Development Manager for the Kansas Speedway, and then took a position with the Heartland Habitat for Humanity. Currently, she is the Executive Director for Argentine Betterment Corporation. Hernandez continues to give time and talent back to Wyandotte County through many community organizations, including past service on Donnelly’s Board of Trustees, and continues to serve as a community leader and supporter of the College. 

Delia Hernandez was inducted in 2010.