Meet New Westwood Associate Alex Alvarado
Get to know our newest associates! We are excited to have them on our team and helping to lead Westwood forward. The associate designation at Westwood represents a team member who provides considerable value to the firm through their leadership traits and technical expertise.
Alex Alvarado, Civil Project Manager, Wind Power Services at Westwood, is nominated as a 2021 associate. He joins 25 of his colleagues in earning the distinction given to employees who dedicate themselves to Westwood’s core values and leadership.
Alex is based in Westwood’s Dallas, Texas, office. He shows commitment to Westwood’s core values by fostering a strong “one-team” mentality. Alex says, “I’m always trying to make sure that I’m looking out for my team’s best career interests, whether it's by training, making sure they feel acknowledged for their work, or just by doing a team lunch after getting three project submittals done in one week.”
Communication is important to Alex and his team, and he attributes some of their success as a group to their dedication to open and frequent communications with their clients. “Our client’s satisfaction is dependant on trust. Keeping honest and open communication in our interactions with the client every day is important to growing trust and respect,” says Alex.
Repeat work with clients is a huge motivator for Alex because it affirms that they are hitting their service quality goals. “Repeat work with a client is the highest compliment to the service we are providing. Hearing positive customer feedback is also a huge motivator.”
As an associate, Alex strives to create a supportive work environment for his team. He states, “If people love coming to work and love what they do, that translates through the work we do, and our relationships with our clients strengthen.”
He continues, “Supporting a strong culture and work environment means people stay at Westwood longer, which also means longer-lasting relationships with our clients.”
Thank you, Alex, for your contributions to Westwood. We are happy to have you on our team.