Mayrena Isamar Hernandez is a graduate student at Kansas State University pursuing a Master of Public Health with an emphasis on nutrition degree. She also serves as the graduate assistant athletic trainer for the Kansas State University men’s and women’s cross country and track and field team. Mayrena is a licensed and certified athletic trainer. She is originally from Arlington Texas where she obtained her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training with honors from the University of Texas at Arlington. Besides school and work, Mayrena is a recreational triathlete. She has been able to complete 2 full marathons, 4 half marathons, 7 sprint triathlons, 2 Olympic triathlons and 1 half Ironman. She plans on completing a full Ironman in the near future.