Alex Keys, Americorps*VISTA Marketing & Community Development Specialist
, a Texas native, joined us in June 2011 after graduating from Transylvania University in Lexington, KY. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy with minors in music and writing/rhetoric/communication. Currently serving his 2nd VISTA term with SOW, Alex will be working to increase the capacity of School on Wheels’ new media marketing and fundraising programs. He’ll also be working to increase community awareness of School on Wheels’ mission. He is thrilled at the opportunity to apply his skill-set to a great cause, as well as learn a few things from the School on Wheels staff. Alex is considering a career in nonprofit development and marketing and looks forward to a great year in Indianapolis. For website/social media questions and student/community projects, email Alex.
Favorite Childhood Book: The Giver
Favorite Childhood Toy: LEGOS
Favorite Snack: Home-made jalapeno pepper poppers or bourbon balls. He also dabbles in the bacon-arts.
When He’s Not Working He Likes to: Bicycle, play his drum-set, sing, read, write and enjoy the outdoors in any capacity possible
In an Alternate Reality Without School on Wheels, He’d Be: A record-producer and manage his own record label
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