Meet Alberto Rivera

Los Angeles Educator |

Los Angeles-born YES Scholar Alberto Rivera graduated from Tufts University in 2018, with a BS in Environmental Geology and Environmental Studies. While at Tufts, Alberto taught English to immigrants in Boston, and Spanish to Teach for America teachers. He was also a member of the all-male step dance team, BlackOut, and an intern at the Latino Center, sharing his own experiences in higher education as an ambassador to incoming students. After his internship at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, Alberto joined YES as an Educator, passing on his love of learning to the next generation.