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Gus Hernandez Jr.
Communications Specialist
Gus Hernandez Jr.

Gus Hernandez Jr.

Communications Specialist

Gus has six years of marketing and communications experience in both the nonprofit and private sector. He was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, and attended Arizona State University, where he earned a BS in Communication with a minor in Strategic Communication and Public Relations. Gus also holds a Master of Science in Digital Audience Strategy from Arizona State University. After completing his BA, Gus moved to Southern California to begin a career in nonprofits, working for a local chamber of commerce and then a community health center. Thereafter, he became skilled in copywriting and branding, working as a copywriter for a bank in Los Angeles, California.

With immense growth in Arizona, Gus is thrilled to be back in his home state and ready to make positive change for all Arizonans. Gus enjoys trying new foods, listening to music, and spending time with family, friends, and his beloved cat, Poochie.