5 years in Nevada’s foster care system

19 years old 


Alex is a young adult from Gardnerville Nevada. Alex was in care for 5 years.
She was adopted at 16 and her faith gives her strength to preserve throughout the hardships she encounters. Alex advocates for sibling connection and youth identity. 

Alex loves to make connections and has a bubbly spirit. In her free time she builds her health and wellness business and loves to adventure and try new things. She also loves to stay active and take part in sport events. 

Currently Alexis involved with her local independent living program - she is excited to return home after the All-Star internship to provide all of what she has learned to help others like herself. Throughout her high school education, she
was very involved with clubs, sports and leadership positions. 

Team(s) or Cohort(s)
2019 All-Stars