Alex was born in Asuncion, Paraguay and adopted by her family as a baby. She was raised in Bloomington, Minnesota. Alex holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Criminal Justice, with a minor in Psychology from North Dakota State University. After finishing Minnesota’s Law Enforcement Certificate program in July 2012 she joined International Justice Mission as an Investigations Administrative intern in Mumbai, India. She helped IJM Mumbai rescue over 20 women from sex trafficking. While in Mumbai Alex was introduced to iSanctuary and became a frequent customer. Towards the end of her internship she felt that Mumbai wasn’t done with her yet. She is excited to return to Mumbai with a new challenge and work alongside the survivors as they continue on their journey of healing and restoration.