"If you laugh, you think, and you cry, that's a full dall. That's a heck of a day. You do that seven days a week, you're going to have something special." - Jim Valvano
Alexandra Apfel joined the Brilla Prep team in year two. Ms. Apfel grew up in Boston, MA. She went on to attend Cornell University and graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Psychology. Before coming to Brilla College Prep, Ms. Apfel taught second grade at Achievement First Bushwick Elementary School. While at Achievement First Ms. Apfel had some of the highest academic results in the network. Ms. Apfel loves spending time with her family and friends, doing yoga, reading, and playing games and sports (Boggle, Scrabble, ping-pong, tennis etc.). She is excited to join the Brilla College Prep family and cannot wait to work with Brilla scholars.