A homegrown Mississippi native, Alex has branched out his skills and passion for learning across multiple spectrums, including IT, Network, Security, SysAdmin, DevOps, and general electronics. His hobbies are as equally diverse, ranging from music gaming such as Dance Dance Revolution, Pump it Up, and Sound Voltex, endurance sports such as Spartan Races and marathons, flow arts such as poi, wand, and club, and general fitness and outdoor play including hiking, climbing, surfing, dancing, and RC aircraft.