Principal, Ground Floor Public Affairs
Alex founded Ground Floor Public Affairs in 2007. Prior to launching Ground Floor, he worked in Peninsula and San Francisco politics and government for 15 years, including in the administrations of Mayors Willie Brown and Gavin Newsom. As Deputy Chief of Staff to Mayor Newsom, Alex created and implemented Project Homeless Connect, a unique civic initiative that has since been adopted by over 200 cities worldwide. At Ground Floor, Alex is passionate about building winning partnerships that benefit clients and the communities they call home. His deep relationships enable Ground Floor to build strong connections among the private sector, government, and community.