Cra. Reyna Rueda Alvarado, Mayor of Managua

Comrade Reyna Rueda Alvarado, has a degree in Business Administration, graduated from the Central American University (UCA) of Managua, Nicaragua.

In 2009, she was elected as the councilor who owns the Sandinista bench of the Managua Municipal Council, from where she accompanied different actions related to the development of the capital. In that same year, she assumed as vice mayor of Managua, becoming this municipality one of the many in Nicaragua, having two women in high political positions, the mayor and the vice mayor. In her tenure as vice mayor, she contributed to the strengthening of cooperative relations between the Managua Mayor's Office and multilateral cooperation agencies such as UNDP, UNFPA, FAO, as well as friendly countries, such as Italy, the Netherlands, and Spain, among others.

In the building period 2013 - 2017, she is the Secretary of the Municipal Council of Managua. In this position he continued to strengthen his experience in municipal management, elaboration of ordinances and work plans for the benefit of the population. Likewise, he was part of the executive committees of important projects such as "Master Plan for Urban Development of the Municipality of Managua" with technical support from JICA; "Strategic Plan in Disaster Risk Management for the Sustainability and Development of Managua" with the technical support of the World Bank. Due to the accumulated experience and thanks to popular acceptance, she was elected as mayor of the municipality of Managua for the current period that began in 2018.

 

Currently Reyna is leading the execution in Managua of the “Bismarck Martínez Social Interest Housing Construction Program”, through which the right of access to decent housing has been restored to people with low incomes. Another project of great magnitude and importance that has also started in Reyna's administration as mayor, is the project for the Expansion of the Juan Pablo II track, a ten-lane highway that crosses Managua from east to west.

His academic training also includes Entrepreneurship and Leadership; Administrative and Financial Management of Local Governments.