Alexa Scholl is a Prescott native having moved to Prescott when she was just 2 weeks old returning to the town where her grandfather grew up. She was a varsity athlete and graduated with distinction from Prescott High School in 2015. She attends ASU’s Barrett, the Honors College where she studies Political Science and Spanish and is expected to graduate with a B.A. in December 2018. She plans to pursue a law degree after graduation.
Alexa is a Tillman Scholar at ASU which is a highly prestigious leadership program that studies the servant leadership values influenced by Pat Tillman’s life. She also co-founded an ASU on-campus organization called The Political Literates which aims to fight against political apathy by delivering political information in an easy to understand and unbiased way. The organization helps people feel empowered to vote in a way that best reflects their values and beliefs.
Alexa currently serves on the board of the Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial Partnership which is planning a memorial to the 19 fallen Granite Mountain Hotshots that will be located on the Yavapai County Courthouse Square. She is also a member of the Descendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence and is a direct descendant of George Read who signed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States. While maintaining her “A” average in college, Alexa works at a local law firm as a file clerk working on special projects and file maintenance gaining relevant work experience in her desired career field.
Alexa grew up participating in many Prescott events and activities including the Kiwanis Kiddie Parade, Acker Night, Yavapai College Performing Arts, AYSO, recreational softball, Girl Scouts, holiday parades, and Guide Dogs for the Blind. Through her active participation in community events, Alexa grew a deep appreciation and love for her hometown which inspired her to run for City Council.
In her free time, Alexa enjoys spending time her family, traveling to Mexico, and watching Diamondbacks baseball with her grandparents. Alexa believes in an open dialogue with her constituents and encourages them to contact her at any time.