Alexis Holbach joined the Center for Urban Teaching team as a participant during the summer of 2014, while attending Marquette University for her B.A. in Elementary Education and Spanish. After two summers as a summer school teacher, she transitioned into the role of classroom director. During the summer of 2016, Alexis began her journey with leadership; she served as a principal for two summers through the CfUT summer school program at Sherman Park and Milwaukee College Prep. Currently, Alexis is one of the Expanding the Circle facilitators for Next Steps.
During the school year, Alexis is a first grade teacher at Milwaukee College Prep Lola Rowe North Campus. She is working towards her Masters Degree in Education and her Director of Instruction and Principal Licenses at Marquette University. Outside of school, Alexis enjoys dancing, traveling, exercising, and spending time with her wonderful family and friends.