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Alvarez, Aida

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Born: 1950 AD
Currently alive, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: Puerto Rican
Categories: Administrators

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1950 - Alvarez was born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico.

 

1971 - She earned her Bachelors of Arts degree graduating Cum Laude.

 

1982 - She won an Associated Press Award for Excellence and was nominated for an Emmy Award for her reporting of guerilla activities in El Salvador.

 

1993 - She was named Director of the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight.

 

1997 - She was appointed as Administrator of the Small Business Administration by President Bill Clinton and was the first hispanic woman and Puerto Rican that served as an executive officer in a President's Cabinet.

 

2000 - She was elected to the Board of Overseers of Harvard University.

 

2004 - She was named official spokeswoman for Senator John Kerry.


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