Alex graduated from Stanford Law School in 2020. In 2012, he served as a Marine combat engineer platoon commander in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. From 2013-2016, he served as a reserve tank platoon commander, executive officer, and company commander in the States. While a reservist from 2013-2016, he also worked for an AAPI-advocacy non-profit, and in junior staff roles in the White House. Alex earned his B.A. from the College of William and Mary in 2010 and currently lives in San Francisco with his wife and two dogs.