Alexandra Bracken

  • Program Manager, Africa
  • United States

Alexandra joined IYF as a program coordinator for the Africa region in 2014. Prior to arriving at IYF, Alexandra completed her Peace Corps service in Cape Verde and Mozambique where she taught English as a foreign language and developed and coordinated community outreach efforts. She has additional internship and volunteer experience with public, private and non-profit organizations in Switzerland, Tanzania, Wisconsin, DC and most recently in Baltimore with an urban development firm. Alexandra has an undergraduate degree in International Affairs and History from Marquette University and is fluent in Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole. 

Facts About Alexandra Bracken
  • Languages: Cape Verdean Creole, English, Portuguese
  • Country of birth Switzerland
  • Hobbies: Hiking