Hernando (Nando) holds a BA and MA in Anthropology and is the Project Manager, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the University of Lethbridge. He has extensive experience in non-profit management, qualitative research, social inclusion, leading social service programs particularly in the field of settlement and integration as well as working on equity, diversity, and inclusion initiatives. Nando has worked with post-secondary, local governments and non-profit organizations in Colombia, Mexico, Ecuador, and Canada. Over a decade ago, he made Alberta home and has been committed to strengthening the local community through his work with equity seeking groups and volunteer involvement. He spends most of his extra time enjoying outdoor activities in the Rocky Mountains year-round.