Meet the SBS Team: Luis Alvarez

Incident Coordinator Luis Alvarez has been with Star Breakdown Service for a little over five months. Luis is a Georgia-native, born in the peach-state. Luis is one of our Spanish-speaking coordinators; his family is originally from Mexico. Prior to his Incident Coordinator role at SBS, Luis’s previous experience is in Customer Service and Retail. Luis is currently pursuing a degree in business with a concentration in Supply Chain at Georgia Gwinnett College and would like to become a logistics analyst in the future.

With such a kind disposition, and the ability to communicate with our Spanish-speaking drivers and customers, we are thankful to have Luis Alvarez join our team.

Q: How long have you been working at Star Breakdown Service (SBS)?
A: I’ve been with Star Leasing for five months.

Q: Tell us about your industry experience?
A: I have a couple of years of experience in customer service, sales, and retail. I’m currently studying at Georgia Gwinnett College pursuing a degree in business with a concentration in Supply Chain. Prior to my position at Star Breakdown Service, I was a Sales Associate for a Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning company.

Q: What’s your favorite show?
A: My favorite show is The Office. Dwight Shrute and Michael Scott are probably my favorite characters. They’re hilarious!

Q: What’s your favorite book?
A: I like anything nonfiction. My favorite books are the Harry Potter series.

Q: If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
A: If I could meet anyone, I would pick Jimi Hendrix. He is my biggest musical inspiration.

Q: What are your hobbies? 
A: My hobbies are working out and playing my guitar. I try to pick up my guitar at least once a day.

Q: What are three words that best describe you? 
A: I think three words that would best describe me would be ambitious, self-driven, and dependable. 

Q: What’s your favorite part of your job and why?
A: My favorite part of my job is talking to drivers and helping them get back on the road.

Q: How are you ensuring work safety? 
A: I’m ensuring work safety by wearing a mask anytime I’m in the office or outside in public. I also practice social distancing.

Q: What’s something people may not know about you?
A: Something people may not know about me is that I love to cook! I was on the culinary team in high school.  We won 2nd place in the state in a cooking competition once!

Q: What do you like to do in your free time?
A: In my free time, I like to listen to my CD and vinyl collection, and play my guitar.

Q: If you could learn a new skill, what would it be? 
A: If I could learn a new skill, I’d learn how to fly an airplane. I’d love to have my own plane one day.

Q: What type of peanut butter do you prefer? Crunchy or Creamy? 
A: I prefer creamy peanut butter, but don’t mind crunchy.

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