Alexandra is a postgraduate researcher, with a focus on gender equality and women empowerment. Her research interest largely focuses on the empowerment of girls through livelihood programs and women and political representation. Alexandra has extensive knowledge on the Female Genital Mutilation legislation and women appointment to the local government in Ghana. She worked at the National Health Insurance Scheme- performing duties linked to the implementation of the free maternal health policy in Ghana. She is knowledgeable in qualitative research methods and the use of research software like SPSS and NVivo.