An active performer, choreographer and teaching artist, Alex is Executive Director of the Lehigh Valley Dance Exchange (LVDE), transforming her passion for the arts into the cultivation of a thriving professional dance scene in the Lehigh Valley. Alex graduated Summa Cum Laude and a member of Phi Beta Kappa from Muhlenberg College, where she earned her B.A. in dance and media & communication. She has over 14 years of teaching experience and currently teaches all styles of concert dance at Dance Fusion Performing Arts Studio, where she also runs the Elite performance company. In addition, she is an adjunct professor of dance at Cedar Crest College and choreographs for the CCC MERAKI Dance Company. Her award-winning choreography has been featured at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, American College Dance Festival, SpringUP Dance Festival, Dance EXposure, Green Space in Queens and the Ailey Citigroup Theater in Manhattan, and she was recently awarded the prestigious Linny Award for Emerging Artist of the Year. She offers master classes throughout the tri-state area and continues to work with various companies and artists in the Lehigh Valley and beyond.