Lesly Alvarado

Director of Operations Boston

Lesly is the Latina Circle’s Operations Director and guru at keeping us running!

Lesly Alvarado joined YWCA Boston as its Human Resources Manager in 2006, where she was instrumental in helping the organization shift its programmatic and operational focus. In 2013, she was promoted to Director of Operations; currently she manages a diversified portfolio including YWCA Boston’s Human Resources, Accounting, Facilities Management More…

, Information Technology systems, and Operations Management. Prior to joining YWCA Boston, Lesly served as Human Resources Coordinator for Remy International.

Lesly Alvarado is an active member of the Latina Circle, The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and the Latino Professional Network. She also serves on the Board of The Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA), where she participates in the Women of ALPFA Committee.

In her free time, Lesly is engaged with a variety of charitable causes including service trips to the Dominican Republic, Komen Race for the Cure and volunteering in the Revere and Chelsea public schools where she has used her bilingual capability to connect with a diverse student population.

A graduate of the University of San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Lesly holds a Master’s degree in Administration from Boston University. Less…

  • Human Resources
Practice Areas
  • Human Resources
  • Project Manager
  • Operations
  • Accounting


Boston University, 2006

  • Meeting other women like me
  • Creating an advancement circle
  • Joining a Non-Profit Board