Associate Director of the Center for Career and Professional Dev
Alexandra joined Career Services in July 2000 as the Assistant Director and was promoted to Associate Director in July 2007. She assists students with major, career and graduate school advising, maintains the website, coordinates many career-related presentations and serves as an academic advisor and fellowship advisor. Alex also chairs the Central Texas Liberal Arts Career Consortium professional development group, is active in the Southern Association of Colleges and Employers leadership and serves as a mentor to new professionals through the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Alex earned an MEd in Higher Education Administration and an MA in Spanish Linguistics from The University of Texas at Austin. She also earned her BA in Spanish and Linguistics from UT. Alex worked in Residence Life at UT, The University of Arizona and The University of California, Davis, for 10 years as a Resident Assistant, Graduate Resident Director and Resident Director. She also completed internships in Career Services offices at U of A and UCD. A former Army brat, Alex is happy to call Central Texas her adopted home, and in her spare time she loves to read, work out and tap dance. She lives in Georgetown with her husband, daughter and furkid (a yellow Lab).