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Alex began with the Schuler Scholar Program in June 2019 as part of the growing Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep Academy team as the Educational Counselor. Alex, who originally comes from the Scottsdale neighborhood on the Southwest Side of Chicago, graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Educational Policy and Spanish in December 2017. Alex spent the past year serving as an AmeriCorps member with Chicago HOPES for Kids, an organization that provides educational and creative programming for students living in Chicago's homeless shelters, where she worked in Community Outreach and Development. Alex is also a member of the Obama Community Leadership Corps where she will spend the next six months supporting a team project centered on increasing access to mental health resources for youth in various Chicago neighborhoods. 

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