Alexander James spent 19 years in Wisconsin's foster care system. Alexander was placed into foster care just after he was born and was in the system of Wisconsin for 19 years. He graduated from Milwaukee Area Technical College in May 2015 and would like to become a successful entrepreneur and help rebuild his community. Alexander enjoys movies, books, sports, board games and meaningful conversations. He is currently a member of the Youth Advisory Council at Ladlake and has traveled to Madison to talk on behalf of youth in care with an IEP.