Ms. Elizabeth Alvarado is the director for consulting at the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB). In this capacity, she works closely with governing boards and chief executives of colleges and universities, providing them with the tools and services they need to think more strategically, strengthen capacity, increase productivity, and ultimately make sounder decisions for the institutions they serve. Before joining AGB, Ms. Alvarado held a similar role working on the development of training programs and materials, board retreats, and board and presidential assessments for community college governing boards at the Association of Community College Trustees.
Ms. Alvarado earned her BA from Syracuse University, her MA from New York University, and is pursuing her doctoral studies at the George Washington University. She is currently a trustee at St. Augustine College in Chicago, Illinois.