Co-Executive Director | Living United for Change in Arizona (LUCHA)
Alex comes out of SB1070, trained to organize the community in the aftermath. Supported in building a local non-profit as founding volunteer and staff that led her to incredible opportunities. She worked for Organizing for America in Arizona, the Adios Arpaio campaign she directed with NOI, as a Deputy Organizing Director at United We Dream during the immigration reform push in 2013 and 2014.
Since then, she’s now a Co-Executive Director at Living United for Change in Arizona (LUCHA), leading to organize and coordinate many different efforts across a range of issues locally, including immigration, workers rights, living wages, and leading large scale voter registration efforts totaling 92,000 new voters. Alex brings a wide lens perspective, given both the local and national roles she’s served, and has been one of the most influential people in Arizona, investing in new leadership that is changing the political landscape in Arizona.