Alexis received her B.A from Johns Hopkins University and my Master’s of Fine Arts in poetry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She grew up in Palos Verdes, and graduated from Peninsula High School. Alexis tutored in high school and also tutored reading and math for Kumon while in college. Alexis enjoyed working at a summer camp for 3 years so she knows not only how to teach academics but also to engage and connect with her students. She also has experience teaching analytical, informative and creative writing at the university level. Additionally, Alexis also taught English to high school students in Madrid, Spain.