Alexis Hermosillo

West Regional Fellow

As AIT’s West Regional Fellow, Alexis works with our community in the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

Alexis Hermosillo is the Mayor of the City of El Mirage, Arizona. As a proud fourth-generation El Mirage resident, Alexis is passionate about her community. Through her commitment to serve the public, she has worked for the largest public transportation company in Maricopa County, was the manager of a radio network under the Cesar Chavez Foundation, and worked for the U.S. House of Representatives as a District Representative for Arizona Congressional District 3.

Alexis holds a Master’s degree in Journalism and a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Arts and Performance, both from Arizona State University. Alexis is currently pursuing her doctoral degree in Organizational Leadership from Grand Canyon University.

Alexis is committed to the empowerment of women. She serves on the Board of the YWCA of Metropolitan Phoenix, and has worked with the Hispanic Women’s Corporation, supporting their national youth initiatives. Alexis also believes that investing in today’s youth is an investment in our future. She has dedicated herself to engaging and motivating Latino youth through leadership development programs with various organizations, such as UnidosUS (National Council of La Raza).