The Valley Reporter has named Patrick Hernandez one of its regular Harwood Union correspondents. He will report on Harwood Union issues as well as profile students each week. He is a 17-year-old senior at Harwood Union High School. 

For the past two summers, he worked as a summer camp counselor at Camp Tara-Holy Cross in Colchester, Vermont. During the winter, he can usually be found snowboarding at Sugarbush. He has played the guitar for seven years and is involved with his rock/jazz band, Divided Sky.  

He is a member of Harwood's 2008 Class Council, as well as Harwood's chapters of both the Future Business Leaders of America and National Honor Society. He hopes to major in political science in college and to pursue a possible career in journalism specializing in international affairs.

He is one of two correspondents who will cover Harwood Union for The Valley Reporter.