Alexandra is an award-winning social entrepreneur. As a founder, she is an alumna of one of the nation’s renowned business accelerators 500 Startups. Additionally, she taught entrepreneurship as an Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Fasttrac New Venture Facilitator. In 2010, she was awarded the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award from the Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce. In 2013, she was recognized as an Athgo Global Innovation Scholar at the World Bank. Athgo is a consultative status NGO with the United Nations Economic and Social Council and the United Nations Department of Public Information concentrating on entrepreneurship and intelligent innovation. Subsequently, in both 2014 & 2015, she was selected as one of our nation's top 100 young entrepreneurs under 35 to be honored in the prestigious Empact Showcase at the United Nations.
She is the president of Morton Consulting Group where she helps budding entrepreneurs achieve their goals. Her desire to work as a “Startup Catalyst” formed to assist systematically disadvantaged founders to gain access to a global economy through e-commerce and access to capital. Her individual mission is tailored specifically to connect WOC founders with technologists, startups, local investors, corporate innovators, accelerators, incubators, and co-working spaces as a conduit to access entrepreneurial resources.
She has served aspiring business owners by supporting international entrepreneurial programming. In 2016, she was an NGO consultant for Sita Pandey, the first woman to sit on the Nepalese Olympic Committee for the creation of Nepal Sports and Culture Organization who was recognized by the Ambassador of Nepal. In 2017 and 2018 she served as a founding board member of The Woman Behind The Business, a nonprofit organization founded by Angel Livas that’s supported by the Bahamian Consulate and office of the First Lady Patricia Minnis of the Bahamas. In 2019, to expand her reach to support women entrepreneurs and disadvantaged founders she was selected as a member of Pipeline Angels, an investment program changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women and non-binary femme social entrepreneurs.
As a life-long learner, She holds executive certifications in Executive Leadership from American University, Non-Profit Management from Duke University, Financial Management from Cornell University, Business Valuations from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Blockchain: Technologies and Applications for Business from UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. She is also a certified Executive Blockchain Consultant by the Government Blockchain Association.
Alexandra uses Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation's methodologies to support her clients.
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