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Business Office, Director of Business Affairs
Crossroads Church of the Nazarene
Allan Alvarado is in his second term as the Director of Business Affairs. He previously served in this capacity from 2001 to 2009 and is currently serving since December 2014. In addition, he has also coached soccer and led the SCUBA club. During his time, he has been part of a campus remodeling/expansion project, and was intimately involved in three debt refinance programs.
Born in New York City and raised in Phoenix, Allan is a product of a family committed to Christian education, having attended Grace Christian School and Phoenix Christian Junior High. Allan Alvarado received his B.S. degree in Finance from Arizona State University in 1993 and his M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix in 1999. Prior to his time at VCJH, he worked for Honeywell Inc. in the Aerospace Finance Division. Before re-joining VCJH in 2014, Allan was the Regional Director of Finance for K12 Inc., a publicly traded provider of online education. Allan has also served on various schools boards and finance committees.
Allan met his wife, Kim, at PCHS, and has 2 children, Annelise (Class of 2018) and Christian (Class of 2021). Allan likes to travel and spend time with his family. He is an avid supporter of ASU Football, loves to SCUBA dive, and recently began competing in sprint triathlons. Allan says, “I have a passion for Christian Education and want to make it affordable for all who desire. I believe strongly that we must continue to offer and support the financial aid programs made available.”
University of Phoenix, Master of Business Administration, 1999
Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science in Finance, 1993
With VCJH Since
with a brief hiatus from 2009-2013