Alex joined Options as US Director in October 2022. She has worked in sexual reproductive health and rights, and family planning in both development and humanitarian settings for USAID and its implementing partners. She brings technical and strategic leadership experience to the role from years of raising political and financial commitment to family planning with an intersectoral lens. She is passionate about improving community and individual access to quality health services through resilient and equitable health systems, services and commodities for all. Alex is a vocal advocate for health access for the most marginalized people and communities, including those in the Sahel.