Alex Schultes began his career as an international sales representative and corporate sponsored lobbyist in the United States House of Representatives and Senate representing clients in the Middle East and North Africa. After transitioning to higher education, over the last 10 years, he has held admissions and operations positions at the University of Miami, Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.

Schultes has a bachelor’s degree from Brown University in political economy and development and master’s degrees from the University of Miami in international administration and international studies. He is completing a Doctor of Education in the Peabody College of Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University.