Smart Girl Stories
Linda G. Alvarado
Stories of inspiration from Smart Girl Stories across the globe. Celebrating The Accomplishments Of Linda G. Alvarado

Celebrating The Accomplishments Of Linda G. Alvarado

Linda G. Alvarado is an icon in business and sports. She has broken down barriers in both industries and is a true inspiration to many. Let’s take a look at some of her most notable accomplishments!

The Early Life Of Linda G. Alvarado

Linda G. Alvarado was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and grew up working in her family’s construction business. From an early age, she knew that she wanted to pursue a career in business and eventually become an entrepreneur. Linda received a degree in Business Administration from the University of Denver. She then returned to Albuquerque to run her family’s company and make it even more successful than it already was.

Today, Linda is the President and CEO of Alvarado Construction, Inc., one of the top Hispanic-owned construction companies in the United States. Furthermore, she has been recognized by various organizations for her outstanding leadership and innovative approach to business.

In addition to being inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame in 2006, she has also served on numerous boards. These include, PepsiCo, The Home Depot, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Oracle Corporation, Wells Fargo & Company, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City – Denver Branch.

Linda’s Sport Connection

Linda is also well known for being part owner of Major League Baseball’s Colorado Rockies (MLB). As one of only two female owners in MLB history (the other being Jean Yawkey), Linda helped lead the team to success with their first World Series appearance in 2007 – the same year that she became its first woman chairman of baseball operations!

Not only did she help bring baseball glory to Colorado but she also inspired young women everywhere that anything they put their minds to is possible!

An Inspiration

Linda G. Alvarado is an inspiration for all aspiring entrepreneurs and athletes alike! Her many accomplishments prove that hard work pays off regardless of gender or ethnicity. Here’s wishing Linda continued success as she continues blazing trails for generations after her!

Learn about more inspiring girls on our Smart Girls page, or follow our Instagram page for more stories like this!

Hannah

Hannah

Founder, Smart Girl, Survivor, Champion of womens rights and kids rights

Disclaimer

Smart Girl Stories shares stories of inspiration from writers across the globe.

We ask each writer to adhere to our Smart Girl Stories pledge. The views expressed in our articles are those of the author and are meant to spark conversation and inspire you. They don’t necessarily reflect the opinions of SmartGirl Stories. We are honored to share their stories, as well as yours. To learn more – visit us here.

Follow Me

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.