Alexa McCalla-Johnson, M.A. (she/her) is a South Florida organizer, educator, and scholar working to improve our democracy with various progressive advocacy organizations. Her academic and community work has been focused on the ways in which individuals can deepen their advocacy both on and offline. Alexa utilizes her graduate research and grassroots knowledge to facilitate important dialogue pertaining to issues of race, gender, and sexuality. Part of Alexa's commitment to community involvement is the role she takes on to include wellness into everything she's part of as she believes that wellness is part of the pathway to reclaiming our humanity.