2017 Student Intern
Center for Regional Change
Brenda Hernandez is a community and regional development and Chicana/o studies double major. She is interested in affecting social change through public and local policy. As a CRC Scholar, she provided technical assistance to Action Teams in conjunction with "Keeping the Promise: A Getting Started Guide for Evaluation Sacramento's Promise Zone." Hernandez also worked with Bernadette Austin, CRC Associate Director, in conducting an asset map of current and potential organizations and other resources available in the Sacramento Promise Zone. She also supported the CRC staff and partner organizations in developing programs and technical assistance for the implementation of the Planning Healthy Communities Act (SB 1000).