Mark A. Hernandez Sr.
Mark A. Hernandez Sr. was a highly successful speech and debate competitor for James Logan High School under the tutelage of Tommy Lindsey Jr. Mark currently volunteers as a speech and debate coach for CK McClatchy High School after a successful career in the corporate environment, working for world class organizations such as Apple Inc. In these organizations, Mark received numerous awards and accolades within sales and marketing. Mark competed in Humorous Interpretation, Duo, and Policy Debate on the national circuit. During his speech and debate career, Mark accumulated accolades ranging from first-place speaker awards in policy debate, to competition in the final rounds of predominant speech events, to winning policy debate invitationals.
“There is no extracurricular activity in the educational environment that can better endow students with real-world aptitude than debate, and thus no better activity for a student to participate in.”
– Mark A Hernandez Sr., Executive Director, SUDL