Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama
Province: USA East
Alex, 35, earned a bachelor’s in philosophy and theology from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, and a doctorate in Eastern Christian Studies from the Pontifical Oriental Institute in Rome. He spent six years living in Europe and has worked as a high school Latin and religion teacher at Sacred Heart Academy in Anniston, Alabama. The Jesuits he met before joining the Society served as important spiritual fathers to him and helped him see God’s love for his life. Alex enjoys swimming, reading, movies, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.