Alexa is the Communication Manager of Partners for Creative Development in New York. Alexa has 6 years experience in the communication field working in branding, communication management and social media. Alexa got started in the communication field during her studies at St. John’s University in Queens, NY. She holds a B.S. in Communication Arts with minors in Business Administration and International Studies. While studying as an undergraduate she fell in love with the world around her due to studying abroad in Rome, Italy and became fascinated with communication. As well as holding a B.S. she holds a M.S. in International Communications, which is a program that explores communication as an indispensable tool for media management, strategic planning, human resources, policy-making, and public relations in the corporate, non-profit, and public sectors.
During her studies, she presented in conferences around the world. In Spain, she presented a paper on Ethics in the Digital World, which was a professional paper detailing how the digital world was like the physical world and needed ethics to guide it so that it can be sustained. In Argentina, she presented a company that was based off the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to the International Council for Small Business for which she was a finalist in their student competition. She holds experience in Social Media management from internships within St. John’s University and outside organizations in the nonprofit sector. Her experience in communication management and branding come from Graduate Assistantships as well as working with nonprofits such as Faith and Service in the City. Alexa has traveled to over 10 countries so far and plans to visit many more. Alexa can speak French as well as English.