Senior Vice President, Politics
Alex is a seasoned communications and political strategist with over two decades of experience in government, electoral campaigns and philanthropy. Most recently, Alex served as Western States Director for the Biden for President campaign where she oversaw the battleground states of Arizona, Nevada, Colorado and Texas.
In the 2014 and 2016 election cycles, Alex served as a communications and Political Advisor for EMILY’s List where she led regional efforts to recruit women to run for federal and gubernatorial office. Alex was the Director of Press Relations for the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte and Deputy Director of Press at USAID under President Obama. Alex also served as a longtime aide to U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and led communications and political strategy in a variety of roles on Murray’s official and campaign staffs. In 2017, Alex joined the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation as a Senior Communications Officer.
Alex brings her political and public affairs skills to GMMB as Senior Vice President on the political team where she will craft messaging and strategy that connect candidates and campaigns directly with voters to define the narrative and win critical races.