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Hey Neighbor: Meet Alvin Edwards

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Hey Neighbor! series introduces you to the people behind the scenes working to build, strengthen, and engage the communities of Seattle.

Meet Alvin Edwards

Alvin Edwards has been working at Seattle Department of Neighborhoods (DON) for the past 3 years. He is currently serving as a Project Manager in the Neighborhood Matching Fund program. Before coming to DON, Alvin spent 10 years working in the healthcare industry at Pacific Medical Center, both in the Business Office and later as a supervisor. Alvin is passionate about art and music. In 2008 and 2010, he was selected as a Seattle finalist to compete in Red Bull Big Tune, a TV show in which hip-hop producers battle head-to-head for a chance at a record deal. Alvin is married and lives in South Beacon Hill. He enjoys spending time with his wife Elena, and three kids, Gabriella, Malachi and Amaris.