Alexandria Hall grew up in western New Jersey and is a dual citizen of the US and the UK. She is a junior at Columbia School of General Studies majoring in political science. Alexandria backpacked for several years after high school working in Spain, Hawaii and South America. Those travel experiences led her back to Columbia to study nationalism, Latin America, international security and diplomacy. She hopes to use her communication skills in the international realm. Other interests include hiking, jiu jitsu, and meeting people from different walks of life.