Philanthropic Foundation Board of Governors

Robert M. Alvarado '87

Senior Director of Sales
Cirque Du Soleil

Robert Alvarado currently serves as the senior director of sales for Cirque Soleil. He formerly served as vice president of marketing and ticket sales for Angels Baseball, where he oversaw all aspects of marketing, including club advertising, promotions, ticket product development, special events, angels.com and venue entertainment. Mr. Alvarado joined the Angels organization in 2000 as director of marketing, and in a dual marketing role, also served as the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim's director of marketing for the 2000-2002 seasons.

The native Southern Californian also spent six years with the Coors Brewing Company, serving as manager of business development in Golden, Colo.

Mr. Alvarado graduated from California State University, Fullerton in 1987 with a degree in communications. He serves as advisory board chair for the Orange County Salvation Army and the Advisory Board for Mihaylo College’s Entertainment & Tourism program in addition to his service on the University Philanthropic Board of Governors. Mr. Alvarado and his wife, Kathy, reside in Tustin Ranch with their daughters, Lauren and Julia.