Alex attended Brevard College in Brevard, NC where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, and a minor in Wilderness Leadership and Experiential Education. Following graduation from Brevard College, he went on to work in Housing and Residence Life at Appalachian State University, where he earned his Masters degree in Higher Education with an emphasis in Community College and University Leadership. He moved to Orlando where he worked for the University of Central Florida as a Care Manager for the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities. Alex moved home to North Carolina in 2017 to join the Niner Nation as the Title IX Case Manager. When not in the office, he enjoys hiking, rock climbing, and spending time with family and friends.