Alejandra E. Hernández is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Illinois Early Childhood Educator Fellow. Alejandra opened her home child care business, Casa Hernandez Home Child Care Inc., in 2012. She has a teacher assistant certificate and a home group child care license. Alejandra has organized a support group for the local child care providers in the area, which aims to help the families become successful clients and further the bond between provider and families. Alejandra is a member of the Addison Early Childhood Steering Committee. She earned a BS in Business Administration from DeVry University.