Alexander is a graduate of Brown University (B.A. in Music) and Mahindra United World College of India (IB Diploma Programme). As an ardent linguist, Alexander has taught German as part of a language immersion camp and studied Spanish in Mexico. He is also a CELTA-certified English instructor. Prior to Capstone, Alex spent several years as a radio host and head on-air talent for 95.5 WBRU-FM in Rhode Island. He is passionate about sharing strategies for effective public speaking with students at Capstone. Outside of the classroom, Alex is a supporter of outdoor education, having hiked throughout the world, including the entirety of the 3,500 km Appalachian Trail.
After spending a year at Capstone Beijing, Alex is excited to share his writing-focused skills and expertise with our students at Capstone Shanghai. In addition to teaching Primary and Secondary writing courses, Alexander will be in charge of our Reading & Vocabulary offerings.