Vice President of the Executive Board (former President)
Retired Avionics Engineer
About Don Fernando
Don Fernando Almanza Jr., the ABC Board Vice President, helps to oversee the organization and guide its future. Fernando has been directly involved with Aid for Baja California since 1986, and was President of the Board for 25 years.
Fernando was born in Texas, but lived his infancy in Mexico, until his family moved to California in 1945. He graduated from San Jacinto High School in San Jacinto, CA and received his engineering education at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
As an avionics engineer, Fernando worked for Northrop Corporation for 34 years until his retirement. He and his wife Victoria live in Pico Rivera, CA near his many children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.