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Albert Hernandez is a native El Pasoan and graduated from Andress High School. After high school, he served in the U.S. Coast Guard for eight years. After receiving an honorable discharge, he attended the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in El Paso and earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. Since graduation from Texas Tech, Albert has had extensive experience in the mental health field serving in positions from the inpatient setting to the outpatient setting. He also served as a mobile crisis assessor and served the needs of the community by assisting individuals in crisis. Albert had the desire to serve his community in the capacity of a healthcare provider. He completed a Master’s of Science in Nursing with a concentration as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. He is also board-certified by the ANCC to treat mental health needs from children to older adults. He holds dual-provider licensure in the states of New Mexico and Texas.
He is married to the former Tanya Cobian Baida. They met while studying together at El Paso Community College. They have three young children; Mia, Albert Jr., and Amy.