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Chris Alexander

“We have to show our students we do care and that’s what I try to do every single day I go into the office.”
Chris Alexander has an extensive background in education and working with students.  He has worked in education at the elementary, secondary, post-secondary and graduate school level. He is able to first hand understand the issues, challenges and solutions for students as they transition from one level to the next. His attitude is another characteristic that sets him apart.
Chris is currently a Pre-College Adviser with the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to working at UW-Madison, Chris worked as a College Adviser for the City Colleges of Chicago’s Wilbur Wright College. Chris also worked for Chicago Public Schools and ran the After-school Program at Genevieve Melody Elementary School. 
He has a Bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University and a Master’s Degree in Education from Cambridge College in Boston, Massachusetts.