Jenny Hernandez was born and raised on Florida’s space coast in the U.S. She lived in Okinawa from 2018 to 2022 and now works remotely from Miami, Florida. She has a master’s degree in Counseling from Webster University, a Healthcare Management certificate from Cornell University, and a bachelors degree in Social Work from the University of Central Florida.
Jenny has extensive experience working in both administrative and clinical roles in both nonprofit and corporate organizations. She has experience working with the court system, first as a case manager contracted with the Department of Children and Families and, later, as a qualified expert witness in child abuse through her role as a Forensic Interviewer/ Case Coordinator for the local Child Advocacy Center. Jenny then moved to provide therapy, where many of her clients were involved in the aforementioned court system. Jenny obtained her independent licensure as a mental health counselor in 2013. Jenny also has experience working in the U.S. health insurance industry, having worked for Centene Corporation, managing acute behavioral health cases insured by Centene’s child welfare health plan, Sunshine Health.
Outside of work, Jenny enjoys the beach, brunch, getting together with friends, dancing, and working out.