Awarded $2,500 on 8/8/2016
Alexandra will be attending Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, New Jersey in the fall of 2016. She plans to obtain an Associate Degree in Automotive Technology, then to pursue a Bachelor Degree in Automotive Engineering. Changing the brake pads on her mother’s SUV at thirteen launched her interest in the auto industry. She aspires to work in a Ford dealership, with an ultimate goal of owning her own performance shop someday. Alexandra has served as an usher in her church, in addition to working with the church’s toddler program. She has volunteered with cancer support groups in her community. She also volunteers with her local food pantry and animal shelter. Her hometown is Hillsdale, New Jersey. Her scholarship was sponsored by Cox Automotive.