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Citizens Advisory Committee Project Associate
Alexa joined the Alliance in May 2022. She serves as the Citizen Advisory Committee Project Associate. In this role, Alexa assists the Committee Coordinator in providing organizational support and meeting coordination for CAC members as they meet with government officials, technical experts and stakeholders across the watershed.
Alexa graduated from Virginia Tech in 2020. She majored in Water: Resources, Management and Policy, and minored in Environmental Science and International Studies. While an undergraduate she served as president of the American Water Resources Association student chapter at Virginia Tech. She also was a 2018 Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholar intern with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to survey bay shellfish populations. In 2019 she interned at the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation to research agricultural best management practices to inform the 2020 Agricultural Needs Assessment.
Following graduation, Alexa worked for Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation as a recreational specialist for summer camp and other public events. For the duration of 2021 she worked in Cragsmoor, NY as an Environmental Educator and Stewardship Assistant in the Hudson Valley AmeriCorps. Although the Hudson Valley holds a big place in her heart, Alexa is happy to be back in the Chesapeake Bay where you’ll find her at the James River or with her cat, Belle.