Greetings! My name is Alexandra Troxell, but most people call me "Allie." I am originally from the great state of Pennsylvania, and I currently reside in Tacoma, Washington.
I work as a Career Counselor at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington! I love working with college students as they embark on their life-work journeys! I am especially inspired by the work of Marcia Baxter Magolda, Robert Kegan, Mihaly Chzikzentmihaly, and Sara Ahmed and strive to approach my work with the same mindfulness these authors have used to contribute to the understanding of adult learners in our modern context.
In my free time, I enjoy cooking, reading non-fiction, exploring local oddities, writing poetry, exercising, and trying new things (e.g. hanggliding, skydiving,