Who We Are
Associate Director for Student Support & Outreach
Alexandra is an artist, advocate, and counselor with a background in crisis intervention and student wellness support. Alexandra holds a Master’s Degree in community counseling and college student support and a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Alexandra has worked extensively with first generation, traditionally-underrepresented, and disengaged students to help support their growth, success, and overall wellness and success. They have led programs on crisis intervention and prevention, developed freshman transition courses, and created food insecurity programs at previous colleges. Through collaboration with faculty, staff, and campus partners, they hope to work with students to build self-efficacy and resiliency and connect students with important referrals and resources. Whether your concerns are academic or personal, Alexandra hopes to support students’ development into independent thinkers, scholars, and professionals.