Senior Executive Assistant, President and CEO
Ruth Ledesma Hern is the Chief Assistant to the President & CEO and Board of Director Liaison of the YWCA Greater Los Angeles.
With over 40 years of professional experience assisting high level corporate executives in both the corporate and non profit sectors, Ms. Ledesma Hern has developed her skills and expertise in non-profit administration, interacting with civic leaders and groups, fundraising, marketing, community relations, and event planning. Ms. Ledesma Hern also serves as the YWCA Greater Los Angeles representative at the National and local levels.
Ms. Ledesma Hern has served as Sr. Assistants to the President’s of both the Los Angeles Athletic Club and the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation. At the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation under the direction of Sheriff Lee Baca she served as the liaison actively involved in the Youth Activity Leagues, V.I.D.A. and 999 For Kids Community program.
Civic Affiliations include: Board Member, National Latina Business Women Association and Financially Fit Foundation; member of Get Wise Latinas; Chinese American Museum, and Red Cross.