During high school, Alex was involved in National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, and BETA Club. In addition, she was the founder of her high school's Formula-One team and captain of the math team for three years. She is a National Merit Commended Student and received the title of Georgia Scholar for her dedication to academics, the community, and interscholastic activities. During her junior and senior years, Alex balanced her academic career with coaching an indoor community soccer team. Furthermore, despite all of her other involvements, Alex completed over 200 hours of community service.