Alexander is a Barton certified Tutor, the owner of Step Forward Tutoring, living with his wife in Arizona. Having grown up dyslexic himself, Alexander is closely acquainted with the challenges his students face in reading and spelling, as well as being equipped with the tools they need to overcome them. He has a knack for teaching various ages, and has achieved great success with the effectiveness of the Barton Reading and Spelling System, guiding students from defeatedly dragging their feet, to becoming enthusiastic bookworms by the end of the course. He has a passion for the value of learning, and his goal is to inspire inquisitive minds and determined pluck in his learners.

Alexander is currently studying among great books as well as dating Emily, his childhood sweetheart, and taking long walks. His interests include philosophy, literature, gardening, exploring historical sites, and dreaming of the future.