Ivette Zavarce moved to Tyler from Caracas, Venezuela with her family 9 years ago. When she came, she attended discipleship training with Youth with a Mission and instantly felt in love with Tyler, Texas and its people.
Ivette graduated from Central University of Venezuela with a bachelors in Communications, Marketing and Advertising, and she has since worked in this field for 20 years. She was the Multicultural Marketing Coordinator for Brookshire’s since 2012 before she accepted the position of Director of Community Engagement at The Mentoring Alliance. Ivette loves to serve God and to help with needs in the community, volunteering with various local non-profits and ministries. Ivette currently is part of the Board of Directors of KVNE and the Latina Leadership Institute.
Ivette has been married for over 20 years and has two children of her own. She enjoys family, music, art, nature, friends and food!
“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”