Alvaro was born in Guatemala. He and his family moved to Louisville, KY. so he could pursue his education. He joined Mortenson Dental Partners in 2000 when the company had only four offices. The strong growth trajectory of the company allowed him to develop his passion for systems, processes, and organization. He attended the Jefferson Community College for two years, and the University of Louisville for three years, where he graduated with honors and received his Business Administration Degree, with concentration in computing information systems, international business, marketing, and computer security. Alvaro assists the organization in creating and developing departments to support the organization. He is responsible to oversee the integration of new dental offices, and has participated in the on-boarding of over 100. He currently serves in the Development, Legal, and Risk Management committees, where he assists in developing better office on-boarding strategies. He also participates in developing and implementing standard operating procedures for the organization.
Alvaro served a two-year mission for his church in the mountains of Guatemala. He and his wife Lupita have two boys. He speaks three languages, including Keckchi (Mayan Language) He has served as a Boy Scout leader for over 7 years. In his free time he enjoys outdoors activities, collecting music, photography, non-fiction books, genealogy, and spending time with his family.