Juana Lopez Hirsch

Juana Lopez Hirsch

Executive Assistant


Juana Lopez-Hirsch serves as the Executive Assistant, working with both the executive director and deputy director.  She is responsible for variety of high level administrative tasks from meeting logistics, expense reporting/approval, to budget preparation. Juana liaises with board of directors on behalf of the Executive Director and provides support to the senior management team at NLIRH.

Prior to joining NLIRH, Juana worked at Khronos LLC, a small family-owned financial firm, supporting C-level executives. In addition, she has over 20 years of administrative and customer service experience in various industries.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, the importance of hard work, of having a voice as a Latinx, and giving back to the community were instilled from childhood.   Juana’s mother, a strong, Puerto Rican, single parent fostered her passion for service. One of Juana’s first experiences was working alongside her mother at a local woman’s shelter.  Since then, she has worked with multiple organizations including Safe Horizon’s StreetWork Project, NY Cares, iMentor and The Lower East Side Girls Club. Juana attended Brooklyn College with a focus of Business Administration.