Alexandra started getting involved with computing when she joined her high school's FIRST Robotics team during her freshman year. By her senior year, she became the head of the programming sub-team. She was introduced to NCWIT in her senior year when her AP Computer Science teacher insisted that she aptly for the Aspirations in Computing award. She graduated St Francis High School in 2013 and is currently a sophomore at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She studies Robotics Engineering and Computer Science.