Alex hails from Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. She began playing violin at age nine through her school’s string program. Alex’s most influential teachers include Jonathan Beiler (Philadelphia Orchestra), James Lyon (Penn State University) and Kathryn Lucktenberg (University of Oregon). Alex has participated in various summer music programs, including the Bowdoin International Music Festival, Killington Music Festival and Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival. She has played with the Pennsylvania all-state orchestra, the Princeton University Orchestra, and various chamber groups. Alex graduated from Princeton University in 2011. She works at Manor Road Capital, and in her free time enjoys playing violin and spending time with friends. In addition to Highline, Alex plays with the Park Avenue Chamber Symphony.