Alex’s work experience in tax and legal areas includes clerking for the IRS Office of Chief Counsel, drafting responsive pleadings submitted to the California Franchise Tax Board, and appearing before the California Board of Equalization on behalf of taxpayer clients. Alex also clerked for an estate and business planning law firm in southern California and served as a judicial extern for the honorable Judge Victoria S. Kaufman, United States Bankruptcy Court.
Among Alex’s diverse interests and experiences are learning new languages and the performing arts. Currently, Alex speaks intermediate level Spanish and Japanese. Alex worked backstage in technical theater as a stagehand for ten years while completing his education. Some of his favorite shows that he has worked on include Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Les Miserables, Romeo and Juliet, and the 2012 national tour of Peter Pan starring actress and former Olympic gymnast Cathy Rigby.