Laura Hernandez

Commissioner, Laura Hernandez

City of Tracy Fire Department; Paramedic Firefighter
Tracy City Firefighters, Local 3355

Hired in 2000, Laura serves the City of Tracy Fire Department as a firefighter/paramedic and is a member of Tracy City Firefighters, Local 3355. Fluent in Spanish, Laura presents the "Learn Not to Burn" curriculum to the Tracy School District's grammar schools, and gives fire safety presentations at district high schools and Delta Community College. She is also proud to be a member of the Department's Honor Guard.

Laura is dedicated in her commitment to mentor those seeking a career in the fire service and has been a member of the Cal-JAC’s Women’s Commission since its 2005 inception. She also serves as a CPAT proctor at FCTC Livermore.

Women's Commission News and Events

Women's Commission Launches Mentoring Program

The Cal-JAC and its Women’s Commission have launched a groundbreaking mentoring program designed to help departments keep their best and brightest and help firefighters succeed in a tough, demanding career.

2019 Cal-JAC Career Expos

Would-be firefighters will get an up-close look at what it takes to become a first responder later this summer, when the California Firefighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Cal-JAC) hosts its annual Career Expos. 

Women's Commission Archive