Heart to Heart with Superintendent Hernandez
We all have leaders that we know and respect, but what drives them and informs their decisions to better serve their communities? Join Superintendent Hernandez and special guests to hear stories of impactful leadership and the successes we see in Irving ISD. Dive in to get to know Irving leaders through their life journeys, leadership experiences, and insight into the Superintendent's heart.
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Leading with a Servant's Heart - Featuring NeTassha Rendónon 3/29/2023Length: 20Listen in on the Heart to Heart with Superintendent Hernandez and Dr. NeTassha Rendón, Principal of Brandenburg Elementary School and parent of two Irving ISD students. They talk about what it takes to be truly committed to growing their staff and students, how they process feedback, solve problems and walk the walk.
We Can Only Go So Far Alone - Featuring Thomas Voon 2/22/2023Length: 24Tune in with Superintendent Hernandez and Nimitz High School senior, Thomas Vo, as they discuss what they've learned about leadership through the years. They dig into the importance of who we surround ourselves with and how to empower others through trust, service, and innovation.
Where You Are and Where You Want to Be - Featuring Attorney Haim Vasquezon 1/25/2023Length: 38
The path to success is a winding road. Follow along with us on the journey to leadership with our guest, Attorney Haim Vasquez and host Superintendent Hernandez. We discuss how they arrived at where they are now and the motivation, influence, community that helped along the way. Leadership is about staying hungry, continuous improvement, and always moving forward.
Leading From Any Seat - Featuring Umayma Amiron 12/15/2022Length: 26
Irving ISD is home to some truly insightful student leaders. Join Singley Academy senior, Umayma Amir, and Superintendent Hernandez as they talk about the importance of building capacity, letting go, and knowing when to sit down and empower others to lead. Tune in as we dig deeper into building leadership traits within ourselves and those around us.
The Heart Behind the Badge - Featuring Police Chief Milleron 11/29/2022Length: 32
An essential role in the community is an engaged and dedicated police department. Join Irving Police Chief Derick Miller and Superintendent Hernandez as we talk about modeling leadership through grit, determination, and heart. More than just a leadership style, we discuss the importance of enabling others to act, maintaining strong relationships, and building trust in the community we serve.
Never Underestimate the Potential to Lead - Featuring Emilio Morletton 10/21/2022Length: 17
Join us for our premier Heart to Heart episode with Superintendent Hernandez and the District Secondary Teacher of the year and now Irving ISD HR Investigations & Hearings Officer, Emilio Morlett. We discuss what leadership embodies and methods of promoting a positive team culture through service and personal ownership. We consider the importance of embracing the diversity of Irving ISD and leading from the heart.
Heart to Heart Podcast Traileron 10/17/2022Length: 1
Coming soon, join Superintendent Hernandez of Irving Independent School District for a podcast about leadership and successes we see in district and the Irving community. Subscribe to get to know our leaders through stories of their life journeys, leadership experiences, and insight into the Superintendent's heart.