Esther Herrera is originally from Chicago, IL but has lived in the Las Vegas area since 2009. She earned her bachelor's degree in Political Science with a minor in Latino/a Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is currently working on her Master's degree in Higher Education at UNLV. Esther came from the College of Southern Nevada where she was an advisor/specialist in the counseling department. She has experience in the education field in the areas of 7th grade teaching, admissions, academic advising and associate registrar. In her spare time, Esther enjoys taking classes at LVAC and watching the Chicago Bears play. She is very happy to be joining the wonderful academic advising team in the College of Sciences at UNLV!