Alex is the Administrative Specialist for the Technology team. In this role, Alex organizes and coordinates meetings, manages schedules, and provides daily administrative support. Prior to joining Smarter Balanced, she worked as an Office Manager, implementing new advertisement systems, managing operations, and planning events. Native to Los Angeles, California, Alex has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Marymount California University in Rancho Palos Verdes. When not working at Smarter Balanced, Alex works as an independent makeup artist in the south Los Angeles area.