Lydia Herrera-Mata, M.D.

Lydia Herrera-Mata resides in Madera County and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Francisco—Fresno in the Family Medicine Residency Program. Lydia’s experience and expertise will enrich both our Youth and Environmental Grants Committees. She is a family physician at Adventist Community Care, primarily in Selma. Dr. Herrera-Mata is the Co-Medical Director of Reach Out and Read Fresno and also the Associate Director of California Area Health Education Center Program, which aims to increase health care professionals in undeserved areas.

Lydia moved to the San Joaquin Valley in 1998, and lives in Madera with her husband, Olegario Mata. They have twin 14-year-old sons, Agustin and Luis.