Alex graduated from John Jay High School in Cross River, New York with the class of 2009. During his years at John Jay, Alex participated in Track and Field as well as Ultimate Frisbee.
In 2013, Alex graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Bachelors of Science in Game Design and Development . At RIT, Alex learned programming and design for games and various other applications. He participated in various clubs over the years including Ultimate Frisbee, Rochester Wargamer's Association and Guild, Swing Dance Club, and was the Treasurer of the Kanjam club for a year.
In January of 2016, Alex graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Masters degree in Human Computer Interaction. During his studies, he gained knowledge and expertise in UX design, rapid prototyping, user-centered design, interaction design, persona creation, and usability testing.
Alex's capstone is titled Motivating User Interaction through Social Network Visualization. Follow this link to download the pdf. A recording of the defense presentation (recorded after the actual defense) can be watched here on YouTube.