Alexa is the Executive Assistant for Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A.. Her duties include aiding in the accounting department, creating social media and marketing strategies, carrying out various IT projects, overseeing our intern program, and event planning.
An alumni of The University of St Thomas in St Paul MN, Alexa holds a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Linguistics, and a minor in K-12 World Language Education. While in school Alexa spent time student teaching in classrooms ranging from immersion kindergarten to advanced high school Spanish. To enhance her understanding of Spanish language and culture, Alexa studied in Spain for a semester during which she took classes at La Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
After hearing about the hardships facing immigrants after the 2016 election, Alexa was inspired to find a way to contribute to her community. During her search for a position that was philanthropic at heart, she came across Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A.. Alexa feels lucky to be surrounded by passionate coworkers who make it their mission to better the lives of others.
Alexa grew up in the lake Minnetonka region of Minnesota. She is a trained vocalist, an avid runner, and a proud caregiver to two sweet cats, Ann Perkins and Maine Coon.