Alexa earned her B.A. in Communication from Rutgers University in 2014 and is currently an M.A. candidate in the International Studies Department at UO. As an undergraduate, she was inspired to work in international education after studying abroad in both Australia and Belgium. Before coming to the University of Oregon, she worked for the Fulbright Commission in Belgium and Spantran: The Evaluation Company as a foreign academic credential evaluator. Alexa advises students on study abroad programs in Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa and scholarships in all regions.