Meet the Joint Venture Team
Director, Economic Mobility, Lighthouse
Elaine Alvite is the director of economic mobility of Joint Venture's Lighthouse initiative (formerly Building Back Better). Born and raised in the Bay Area, Alvite has a background in education and workforce development. She has served students and families in the K-14 system as an educator and administrator for over 25 years.
Alvite is passionate about improving communities and bringing about equitable practices to help establish family-sustaining income for all. She holds a Master of Science degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Cal State East Bay and a Bachelor of Science degree from UC Berkeley. She admits to being a mediocre but passionate karaoke singer.