Alex is the British Columbia Integrator at Ashoka Canada and Community Mobilizer at Ashoka Changemakers based out of Vancouver. She is catalyzing and collaborating to establish an innovative and strong presence for Ashoka on the West Coast and supporting Ashoka Changemakers to build a movement around The Play Exchange. She previously worked with Ashoka Canada designing and delivering the Ashoka Forum 2011, developing new partnership and building a dynamic infrastructure of support for Ashoka. Prior to joining Ashoka in 2010, Alex worked facilitating physical education for at-risk youth at inner-city schools, delivered programs for adolescent girls to promote positive self-esteem and education on prevalent health issues. Alex also played college basketball and traveled and worked throughout South America as an English as a Second Language teacher. Alex has done extensive research in the field of International Sport for Development and holds a Bachelor degree in Human Kinetics from the University of British Columbia.