Mentorship and Internship Coordinator
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Alexander is the Mentorship and Internship Coordinator for LA’s Promise Fund at West Adams Preparatory High School. Alexander supports and manages mentorship and internship programs so that students can gain a rewarding experience outside of the academic curriculum and are exposed to different educational opportunities that can benefit their future.
Alexander joined LA Promise Fund August 26, 2016. Prior to LA Promise Fund, he served as an Academic Leader through Youth Policy Institute in East Hollywood, providing academic support and facilitated the summer art programs for students in this area. Before this, he was an English Teacher abroad in Bogota, Colombia and evaluated prospective teachers.
Alexander received his BA in Anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He has previously worked with the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Santa Cruz educating youth about animal advocacy and supporting adoption methods at the local animal shelter.
His favorite books are The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and The Alchemist.
He enjoys kayaking, playing guitar, and staying active.
“Be the person your dog thinks you are.”
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