Alex is a Tucson native and earned her B.S.F.S. in Economic Development and Social Justice at Georgetown University. She then received her J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she was actively involved in the Student Law Association and participated in the International Human Rights Clinic investigating prison conditions in Panama, indigenous land rights in Peru, and police brutality in Oakland, CA. Prior to law school, Alex spent a year in Bangkok interning with the International Organization for Migration in their counter-trafficking department. After law school, she spent four years in New York City working at White & Case LLP in their project finance practice. She was an active pro-bono contributor and member of the Black Affinity Group. In her free time, she is a proud bunny owner and tennis player. Alex joined the Florence Project in 2019 as the Florence Project and Kino Border Initiative Fellow, based in Tucson, AZ. Alex became the Managing Attorney of the Border Action Team in April 2020.