Alexandra attended Mira Costa High School and graduated as one of the class valedictorians. After completing her BA in English at UC Berkeley she returned to the South Bay and obtained her MA in English and her MLIS (Master of Library and Information Science). She has worked with students of all ages, from Kindergarten through college, and has the patience and laidback personality to easily develop personal connections. She specializes in all areas of English, including essay writing, test prep, reading comprehension, and college admissions essays but is also qualified to work with younger students on a variety of subjects.