Yesenia Hernandez-Brito joined the HBA in January 2021 and serves as the executive office administrator to the CEO with shared responsibility with the COO. In this role, Yesenia provides executive level support leveraging strong relationships with a broad variety of senior levels customers and volunteer leaders. This role also serves as a key liaison to the board of directors and the global advisory board.
Yesenia has an extensive background in board relations and c-suite executive support. Before joining the HBA, she previously served as Director of Board Relations and Programs at a New York City nonprofit association, where she was the staff liaison for the board, executive management, councils, and committees. She earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baruch College and holds a Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence (PACE) from the American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP).
Yesenia currently resides in New Jersey with her husband and three sons. She enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her extended family.