From a young age, Alexandra has had a love for the ocean and animals. This has been expressed throughout her life including her Girl Scout Gold Award project where she taught a summer special day class about seals, sea lions, pollution and the ocean. She started in marine mammal rehabilitation as an animal care volunteer at the Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur in March of 2008 where she advanced from volunteer to intern to husbandry assistant. Alexandra became an Animal Care Supervisor at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in January 2016. She received her BA in Communicative Disorders from California State University, Long Beach “Go Beach”. In her free time she loves to spend time with her family, go hiking and swim.