Foundation Leadership

Executive Director

Ruby Alvarado Hernandez, MA, MNpS, MEd, EdD

Ruby Alvarado Hernandez has been dedicated to the success of Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. since 1999.  As a member, initiated at the Zeta Chapter, Sam Houston State University, in 1996 she has held the national positions of Recording Secretary, Director of Membership and Alumnae Relations, Director of Expansion, National President/Executive Director, Kappa Delta Chi’s representative to the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO), Chair ......

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Director of Stewardship

Joy Marie King

Joy King is the Chief Advancement Officer at Be The Match – NMDP, an organization providing life-saving stem cells to patients with blood cancers and blood disorders with an annual revenue of $490M and assets of $370M. She is also Executive Director of Be The Match Foundation, a subsidiary of Be The Match-NMDP. Ms. King is responsible for leading the foundation staff and its board of directors to significantly grow philanthropic revenue production to advance the ......


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Director of Development

Marrisa Ramirez

Director of Finance

Yvonne Hernandez Friedman

Dr. Yvonne has a Ph.D in education from Claemont Graduate University and M.Ed. & BA from Arizona State University.  She serves as the Associate Director of Residential Success & Community Development at UC San Diego and has been living/working in the San Diego area for 14 years.  Dr. Y’s experience spans over student housing, conduct, first year experience, student activities and fraternity/sorority life. She’s been working in student affairs over .....

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Director of Administration

Amy Rodriguez