Hermilo Hinojosa, Area Director
Hermilo Hinojosa was appointed the Area Director of the True Value and Little Village Clubs in June of 2007. Hermilo began his career with Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at the former General Wood Club as the Education Director in 1998. In 2002, he became General Wood’s Program Director and focused on staff development to assemble the best team possible to offer a variety of fun and exciting programs. Over the course of 10 years, Hermilo has led efforts to transform the General Wood and Little Village Clubs into exemplary units with a focus on character and leadership development. Prior to joining Boys & Girls Clubs, Hermilo worked at the Chicago Housing Authority where he was responsible for training agency employees and began his professional career as a history teacher at Latino Youth Alternative High School in the Little Village community. He earned an undergraduate degree in History from the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana in 1993.