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Welcome to Our New Board Member
Judy Hernandez joins WomenStories

WomenStories welcomes a new board member, Judy S. Hernandez, Esq. Ms. Hernandez, a breast cancer survivor and daughter of a breast cancer survivor, is a Partner at Damon & Morey, LLP in the firmís Employment and Labor Department. She received her B.A. degree magna cum laude, her MS degree, summa cum laude, and her J.D. degree, cum laude from The State University of New York at Buffalo. At the law school Ms. Hernandez received a Law Faculty Award and was both a Senior member and an Associate member of the Buffalo Law Review. She was admitted to practice in New York in 1997 and the US District Court, Western District of New York in 1998.

Prior to her employment with Damon & Morey, Ms Hernandez was a Confidential Clerk to Hon. Carol E. Heckman, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York. Her business experience includes having been the President and Managing officer of J.S. Earthwork, Inc., an excavation contracting firm from 1981-1990.

As a member of our board, Ms. Hernandez will be helping us at various stages in the video production process. Some of the board's duties include, reviewing questions we write for interviews, helping to find women to be taped, and evaluating rough cuts of the videos. Board input and experience is instrumental in helping to shape the videos we make.