Josué Alvarado was elected to the Whittier City Council District 1 in April 2016 to a four-year term during the historic municipal election becoming the first councilman to be elected by district voting.
Josué received his Associate Degree from Rio Hondo College and his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton. He currently works as a Marketing Manager for Time Warner Cable which has recently been acquired by Charter Communications. In addition, he is an active real estate agent here in Whittier.
Josué has participated in various community leadership roles prior to his term on the City Council, including serving as Carmela Elementary School Site Council President, Rio Hondo Student Body President, as a member of the South Whittier Parent Advisory Committee, and as a youth basketball coach and volunteer at Mayberry Park.
City Council Appointed Organizations
- Hillside Open Space Education Coalition, Delegate
- Wildlife Corridor Conservation Authority, Delegate
- Whittier/Puente Hills Conservation Authority, Delegate
- California Contract Cities Association, Delegate
- Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, Delegate
- California Contract Cities Association, Legislative Committee
- Southeast Water Coalition, Alternate
- Puente Hills Habitat Preservation Authority, Alternate
- Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District, Risk Management Committee
City Council Ad Hoc Committees
- Parking Structure & Uptown Streetscape Beautification
- 2020 Census Complete Count