A native of Leesburg, Alex has grown up in Virginia for most of his life. As a kid, he was always finding ways to stay active whether that be through organized sports or just getting outside. Alex has extensive experience with football, soccer, basketball and powerlifting, as well as limited experience with parkour and gymnastics.
Alex received his Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise from Virginia Tech. He was also involved in undergraduate research studying the effects of gene therapy for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. At Virginia Tech, he also participated in the lifting organization and helped friends stay healthy. Aside from being a Certified Personal Trainer, Alex is also a Corrective Exercise Specialist and uses this certification to provide a unique approach to each of his clients.
Outside of the gym Alex spends his time playing guitar, Magic the Gathering and various RPG’s (role-playing video games). He has also recently started traditional archery.