Dala Alvarez

Recruitment and Admissions Specialist

Dala Noemi Alvarez is a first-generation college graduate from the University of California, Riverside where she received her B.A. in Chicano Studies. Shortly after receiving her degree, she served two years of service with City Year LA. While serving, she developed a passion and saw the need for tech and educational non profits. Dala worked for 9 Dots, an educational coding non-profit, where she held a Program Manager position for after-school programming. She focused on creating a safe, joyful and engaging space for 3rd-8th grade students to teach coding curriculum and give access to coding resources to the surrounding community. She’s currently an associate board member for a coding non profit where she raises money for programming annually.