Juan Eugenio Hernández Mayoral
|Member of the
Puerto Rico Senate|
from the At-large district
January 2, 2005 – January 1, 2013
|Born||April 21, 1969|
Ponce, Puerto Rico
|Political party||Popular Democratic Party|
|Spouse(s)||Vivian Figueroa (2000-present)|
|Alma mater||Universidad del Sagrado Corazón|
Juan Eugenio Hernández Mayoral (born April 21, 1969 on Ponce, Puerto Rico) is the Director of the Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration (PRFAA) since January 2, 2013 and former Senator of Puerto Rico (2005-2012). He is son of former three term Governor of Puerto Rico Rafael Hernández Colón.
Juan Eugenio Hernández Mayoral was born on April 21, 1969 in the City of Ponce to Governor Rafael Hernández Colón and First Lady Lila Mayoral Wirshing. He has three siblings: Rafael, José Alfredo, and Dora Mercedes.
Hernández Mayoral worked as Executive Director of the Rafael Hernández Colón Gubernatorial Library from 1993 to 2000. In 1996, he also worked as Executive Director of the Annual Conference of the Club of Rome.
Juan Eugenio also administered the Hernández Mayoral Law Firm in 2001. He was also a consultant in Political Communications from 2002 to 2004.
In the 2004 general elections, Juan Eugenio was elected as Senator. During his first term, he served in the Public Safety, Federal and Consumer Affairs, Judicial, Municipal and Finance Affairs, Employment Affairs, Education, Culture, and Sports Committees of the Senate of Puerto Rico.
Hernández Mayoral was reelected on the 2008 elections. He has been the Ranking Member for the Urban and Infrastructure Committee, as well as the Veterans Affairs, Municipal Affairs, and Puerto de Las Américas committees.
An active member of the Puerto Rico Democratic Party, of which he serves as Secretary of its State Committee, he will be attending his seventh consecutive Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina in September.
Hernández Mayoral has been married to Vivian Figueroa since June 24, 2000.
- Hon. Juan Eugenio Hernández Mayoral on SenadoPR