Ximena Alvarez

Film Programmer

Ximena Alvarez is a producer based in El Paso Texas, with experience in both the theatre and film industry. Originally from San Antonio, Texas, Ximena is a 2019 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in Theater Arts.

She is an advocate for the arts, most notably with the Theater for Young Audiences program, which prepares graduates for multiple career paths in education, community and non-profit organizations and professional theatre for young audiences. 

During her time at The University of Texas at Austin, Ximena was selected to lead the Women’s Resource Agency as its co-director. The organization amplifies and highlights the importance of women’s issues, and the need for women empowerment.

She is currently working with Romina Puga and “Club Mundo Kids,” a new TV series debuting Spring 2021. Club Mundo Kids is the latest result of a push for programming that uses Spanish to reach Latino audiences.

She is also a film programmer for the El Paso Film Festival.