Vanessa Hernandez is the wife of 10 years of Senior Pastor Ely Hernandez and lead worshiper at The Awakening Place. She’s a 4th generation worshiper from the Pacheco and Lavergne family. Her grandfather and Icon in the Spanish evangelical world, Rev. Juan Pacheco, is one the most recognized composer in the past 70 years. She’s also the Lead singer of TAP Ministry local worship team “Awaken”. Pastor Vanny, (as many call her at the assembly) is recognized by many as an apostle of worship who carries the simplicity and humility of a worshiper, while carrying a prophetic, yet simple word that is fresh and relevant for many today.
Her passion is focused on helping raise up a generation of worshipers, while keeping a humble heart and attentive ear to the voice of God.
Today together with her husband and 5 children, lead “The Awakening Place Ministry”.