Alexis is from a small town an hour west of Portland, Oregon. She loves to read, explore new places, sing, laugh, and go to the beach. Alexis is very passionate about leadership and advocating for foster youth. She's also a member of Oregon Foster Youth Connection's legislative action team. Alexis spent 3 1/2 years in Oregon's foster care system, she's currently 18 years old and will attend Southern Oregon University this fall majoring in Psychology. Alexis is a thinker, an advocate, a student... And a foster youth.