Alexia graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Forest Resources and Conservation majoring in Natural Resource Conservation with a minor in Wildlife Ecology. During her time, she served as Recruitment and Marketing Director and then President of the UF Lucha Latina Organization, as well as Vice President of the Hispanic Student Association. She is currently pursuing an M.S. in Environmental Science and Policy with a concentration in Conservation Science and Policy at George Mason University. Alexia is Panamanian and currently resides in Hampton, Virginia.