Alexandra is a magazine writer and editor in Toronto.  Her journalism and essays appear regularly in major publications across Canada, including ChatelaineThe WalrusToronto Life, Flare, and Reader’s Digest. Her 2012 Hazlitt essay, “How to Succeed in Journalism when You Can’t Afford an Internship”, was reprinted in The Guardian, and discussed in articles in Poynter, Forbes, and the New York Times. Her longform writing has been nominated for three National Magazine Awards.

Prior to her work in publishing, Alexandra did a PhD in English Literature at Western University.

In 2015, Alexandra was a resident at the Banff Centre for the Arts Literary Journalism program. She is represented by the Canadian Writer’s Group in Toronto.