Alex grew up in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. She started playing basketball in 2nd grade, and continued to play through high school along with volleyball and soccer. Alex graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Masters Degree in Computer Science. Alex has coached travel and high school volleyball along with basketball. She has been coaching for 4 years for the Rolling Meadows Feeder program. Alex is excited to continue developing her coaching abilities so she can help athletes perform on and off the basketball court.