Director, Environment Department, Municipality of Medellín
Gloria Alzate has a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia and MA in Geo-environmental Planning. She also has specializations in Public Administration and Environmental Education. She has served as Environmental Director of The Metropolitan Area of the Aburrá Valley. She also has an extensive experience in public sector institutions such as Corantioquia, Urban Public Enterprise EDU and Medellin ‘s Secretariat of Physical Infrastructure. Since 2014, Gloria Alzate is the head of the environment department for the city of Medellin.