Non Profit

Alfredo Garcia, Ph.D.

Consulting Editor
Kansas City, MO

Alfredo is the Director of Philanthropy for the Bloch School ofManagement at the University of Missouri, Kansas City (UMKC).


With degrees emphases in economic sociology, sociology of culture, and religious studies, Alfredo has dedicated his life to helping organizations adapt and grow. As the former Associate Executive Director of Miami City Ballet, Alfredo led the charge to implement the use of technology and data capture in fundraising efforts while supporting the cultivation of key individuals to the Board. At UMKC, Alfredo has been the head of fundraising and development efforts for the Bloch School, Kansas City’s business school, in coordination with corporate, civic, and community leaders.


Prior to his work in the nonprofit sphere, Alfredo taught courses in sociology and religious studies at Florida International University and the University of Miami. While conducting his graduate studies at Princeton University, Alfredo taught introductory sociology courses for credit in New Jersey state prisons to prison inmates.


Alfredo’s writings have spanned across academic and popular presses.

Compassion is key to identifying the truth and the foundation of good listening.
Alfredo Garcia, Ph.D.

Director of Philanthropy

Bloch School of Management, UMKC

2019 -present

Associate Executive Director

Miami City Ballet


University of Miami

Adjunct Faculty


Florida International University

Adjunct Faculty



Princeton University


Harvard University


Duke University


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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City

Big Brother (Mentor)

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