Ms. Hernández has been the chief of the Radiation Protection Technical Directorate Cabinet since July 2018.
Ms. Hernández graduated from the Autonomous University of Madrid in 1986 (MSc in Biochemistry) and became a Radiation Protection Specialist in 1990.
She joined the Nuclear Safety Council in 1989. Within the CSN Ms. Hernández held positions of the following Departments: Radioactive Installations; Occupational Radiation Protection; Personnel Dosimetry; R&D in Radiation Protection and Management System and Quality Assurance of the regulatory body. Since 2014 she focus her work on the Radiation Protection Technical Directorate Cabinet.
Ms. Hernández has been member of Group of Experts referred to in Article 31 of the Euratom Treaty since 2020.
Ms. Hernández has been the representative of Spain to UNSCEAR since the sixty-fifth session in 2018.