Valerie Alexis — Program Operations Coordinator

Valerie is originally from Long Island, New York, and moved to Orlando, Florida in 2016. She attended UCF and graduated in 2019 with her B.S in Criminal Justice. Though she joined the FFC team in September of 2022, she has been working as an Advocate since 2019. She worked as an advocate for victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence. She hopes to eventually pursue a law degree to continue to serve and support the community, especially children in need. Her goal is to continue growing in the field and figure out ways to continue to fix a broken system.

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and exploring new experiences. Valerie is also a Balloon Artist which allows her to tap into her creative side, creating and decorating for events. And curating a sense of pride and joy in what she does.