ABWA La Luz Chapter

Albuquerque, New Mexico

We are Proud to Introduce You to Our January Speaker:

Jess Hernandez

This month, join us for a conversation with Jess Hernandez, General Manager of AA Auto and Air Conditioning (and Lube Too!)


. We will discuss the adjustments and creativity AA Auto has had to exercise, protocols they have had to put in place, and why their customer stick with them year after year. This past year has been a shining example of creativity in the face of adversity for many, and AA Auto is no exception.

Jessie Hernandez has worked in the Automotive Repair industry going on 21 years. She is the General Manager of aa Auto & Air Conditioning & Lube Too. aa Auto specializes in all mechanical aspects of American & Japanese vehicles and have a special focus on customer relationships. Over the last 20+ years, Jessie has helped lead her company to 5 consecutive Consumer Report Reader’s Choice awards, 3 Consecutive Best in City awards as well as sustained growth within the last 10 years. She was also named a 40 Under Forty Honoree in 2015 by Albuquerque Business First.

In addition to running her family business, Jessie has also worked hard to support her community. She was the President of Sangre De Oro Inc. for 3 years, served on their board for 4 years and ran their golf tournament, their largest fundraiser, for 5 years. Her company has also taken part in the Brakes for Breasts fundraiser which donates proceeds in the month of October to the development of a Breast Cancer Vaccine by the Cleveland Clinic. 

Jessie Resides in Albuquerque with her Partner, Bernadette, the 3 grandbabies, Charles, Matthew Junior and Angelo, the spunky teenager Mason and 3 pups, Miles, Honey and Polamalu (aka: Poly). Her hobbies include: Camping, Traveling, Fishing, Hunting, Gardening, Cooking and Playing Soprano & Tenor Saxophone in her band “Blame it on Rebekkah”. 

Speaker: Jess Hernandez

Our Speaker's Topic is:

Running a Small Business in a Pandemic