Owner, Designer + Gardener
With over fifteen years of professional gardening experience, Alexis has been based in Oakland since 2013. After learning and working at Rock & Rose Landscapes, Edible Schoolyard Project and Farmgirl Flowers, she launched Gold Finch Designs full-time in 2016. She holds a BA in International Affairs and Dance from George Washington University and a certificate in Sustainable Agriculture.
In her spare time, she loves dancing, writing and loves to support the vibrant creative communities in the East Bay and San Francisco.
Alexa studied Environmental Science at Florida State University before moving to the Bay Area. After completing her Permaculture Design Certificate in 2017, she began working with Gold Finch Designs. Alexa also works as a bartender, and in her spare time she is part of a bellydancing troupe that performs nationwide.