Texas Tech University


Executive Administrative Assistant

Michelle Hernandez

Michelle Hernandez serves as the Executive Administrative Assistant to Kimberly Gramm, Associate Vice President of Innovation & Entrepreneurship.  Prior to joining this team, Michelle was employed with Texas tech University Health Sciences Center for 17 years.  Her duties with the Innovation Hub include administrative support, budgeting, special projects, as well as supervision and assistance with administration of the Texas Tech Research Park Board.

Michelle is a Lubbock native where she attended Lubbock High school and Texas Tech University. She is a faithful supporter of Texas Tech and its athletic programs. Michelle's daughter, Mercedez Blanchette, is a graduate of the Texas Tech Honor's College (2018) and her son-in-law Guillaume Blanchette received his undergrad and master's degree in Education at Lubbock Christian University. Her son, Isaac Hernandez, will be a Texas Tech alum in 2023 from the Rawls College of Business. Her family loves Lubbock and their favorite past-time is cheering on the Red Raiders!