Alex studied nursing at Western Michigan University and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in nursing in 2007. She spent the next several years working as a critical care nurse at St. John Providence and Providence Park hospitals. She then went to Oakland University where she earned her Masters of Science in nursing degree and became board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2014. Alex’s passion in primary care is prevention and providing individualized care that is meaningful to each patient. Personally, Alex and her husband Mark have two children, and enjoy vacationing and home improvement projects. Alex is also a certified Jazzercise instructor and teaches fitness classes several times a week.