Field Organizer, Safe & Welcome


they, them, theirs
Alex joined the ACLU of Kansas in May of 2018 as the Safe and Welcome Field Organizer. Prior to coming to the ACLU, Alex was a Community Health Worker (CHW) for the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. They are a graduate of the Dental Champions class VIII and the Dream Lead Institute Fellowships. They serve on the boards for Oral Health Kansas and the Latino Writers Collective. Alex is passionate about organizing; they are a DACA recipient and currently serves as the Director of the Kansas/Missouri Dream Alliance (KSMODA), a pro-immigrant group seeking equal opportunities for undocumented youth and their families. Alex occasionally hosts a local community radio show called "Global Roots Radio"—the purpose, as well as Alex's life mission, is to uplift immigrant voices in the Midwest through art.