Alex Eliot is a dedicated advocate for the LGBTQ community, serving as a volunteer at TCC for many years prior to joining TCC's Board of Directors in 2015. Born and raised in Long Island, Alex moved to Connecticut ten years ago to serve as a public-school teacher. Alex currently works as a learning and development specialist, and tutors local middle school and high school students in their spare time. Alex's favorite hobby is solving crossword puzzles and other types of wordplay and logic games. In addition to serving on the board of TCC, Alex runs the Volunteer Orientation program and serves on the Community Engagement Committee to help TCC build and sustain ties with other community organizations and groups.