Alex was born and raised (mostly) in the Vancouver area of British Columbia. He’s currently wrapping up a degree in Political Science and Policy Studies. He’s a classic Pacific Northwesterner – hiking in the summer, snowboarding in the winter, and craft beer drinking all year round. Alex believes in the importance of community, and gets involved wherever he can – from his home in New Westminster, to his campus at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. He started with clubs at KPU, and is currently the President of the Kwantlen Student Association and Chairperson of the Alliance of BC Students. He’s passionate about the environment, ultimate frisbee, local economy, otters, and taking action to improve the world around him.