Montse Alvarado joined Becket in the Fall of 2009 to help run an international conference in Mexico City. She was elevated to Director of Operations in 2010 to lead initiatives in development, communications, and management before becoming Becket’s first Director of Strategy in 2015. Montse has a B.A. in Political Science from Florida International University and a Master’s degree from the George Washington University’s School of Political Management concentrating in Advocacy Politics. She is the current editor of AltFem Magazine, a platform for women of faith, was appointed to the Montgomery County Commission for Women in July 2011 and is a former member of the Board of Directors for Shepherd’s Table, a homeless shelter in Silver Spring, MD. Montse has been featured as a Spanish and English-language spokesperson for Becket on Univision’s Despierta America, CNN en Espanol, Telemundo, Fox Business’ Stossel, EWTN’s the World Over with Raymond Arroyo, as well as other networks. She is fluent in French and is a competitive jazz and classical vocalist.