Alexandra joined HRF in 2015 to focus on the annual Oslo Freedom Forum and its satellite programs. As Speaker Coordinator for the Oslo Freedom Forum and coordinates event logistics. She is a graduate of Vassar College, where she received a Bachelors of Arts with honors in music and a minor in Arabic. A recipient of the Ann Cornelisen Fellowship, Alexandra studied at Al-Akhawayn University in Morocco in 2014. Her research background centers on the role of art and artists in protest movements, particularly in Latin America and North Africa.