Alex is running for office so he can bring a stronger voice to workers in Michigan and his district. He’s been a painter and drywaller in Macomb County for the last 10 years and has owned his own business for the last 8 years. He started his business while working on his degree in Biochemistry at Wayne State University. He’s also the Director of the American Organization for Scientific Causes, a nonprofit he started that aims to get high school students the resources they need to enter STEM programs in college. He was appointed to the City Planning Commission in Mount Clemens in 2017 and held that position until he moved to Harrison Township in 2019. He’s also currently the Fundraising Chair for the 10th Congressional District Democratic Committee. He wants to ensure that workers get a livable minimum wage, schools are fully-funded, and the environment is cleaned up. He’s passionate about these issues and wants to get them done for his district and his state.