Alex grew up in Santa Cruz, California and graduated from Stanford University in 2014 with a B.A. in Psychology, with a concentration in Health and Development. She joined the Gotlib Lab in January 2012, holding the position of undergraduate research assistant for two-and-a-half years before joining the lab full-time in July 2014. As a research coordinator, Alexandria coordinates the Lab’s project to better understand the relationship between early life stress and childhood development. Outside of the Lab, Alex enjoys playing basketball, baking, and spending time with family and friends.