Alexandra Knowles is the Director of Youth Engagement at the Republican National Committee. In this role, she manages all field operations partnering with youth activists and organizations. Her goal is to identify, train, and activate young supporters to join their local field program in order to ensure Republican victories nationwide.
Previously, Alexandra served as the Director Youth Leadership Schools at Leadership Institute. Here, she traveled across the country training thousands of conservative and libertarian activists on the strategies needed to win.
In 2017, Alexandra was the Youth Director for Ed Gillespie's gubernatorial bid in Virginia. The Youth for Ed campaign recruited nearly 5,000 coalition members, organized 112 interns, and coordinated campaign efforts on 127 campuses across the Commonwealth.
Alexandra is an alumna of The University of Texas at Austin, where she earned her B.S. in Political Communications, as well as a Business Foundations certificate from McCombs School of Business.