Arizona Alliance of Black

School Educators

Ms. Erica Alexander has been an educator for over 20 years. Her experiences include roles as an instructional coach, an adjunct faculty member/faculty associate, principal, and teacher.

In 2016, Erica co-founded Crayon Box Consulting Group, LLC with Dr. Adama Sallu.  Ms. Alexander founded Club READ (Reading Experiences Appreciating Diversity), a free summer reading club for students who reside and/or attend school in Chandler. Additionally, she is a co-founder of the annual Arizona Multicultural Education Conference and has presented throughout the valley.

Ms. Alexander has been recognized for her community involvement and excellence in education receiving the 2017 Literacy Leadership Award from the Ocotillo East Reading Council; the 2016 Outstanding Adjunct Award from Chandler-Gilbert Community College; and the 2015 East Valley NAACP Education Advocacy Award.

Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, she resides with her two teenage children in Chandler.