Alexa Cortes

Humanitarian Programs Associate

As Airlink’s Humanitarian Programs Associate, Alexa assists Airlink’s regional response network by supporting disaster response efforts through cargo operations for NGO partners.

Prior to joining Airlink, Alexa worked with United Vision Logistics supporting transportation logistics solutions. She also interned with Catholic Charities, where she worked with Caritas Legal Services Program providing legal aid to families seeking protection and legal status. While studying abroad in France, she gained humanitarian aid experience when volunteering with the Human Rights League in helping Syrian Refugees assimilate into the country.

Originally from Houston, TX, Alexa received her B.A. in Global Affairs and minor in French from the University of Texas – San Antonio and an M.A. in International Relations and Diplomacy from Schiller International University in Paris, France.

In her free time, Alexa enjoys trying new foods, learning about film production, and traveling to different countries.

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The Airlink team works every day to help connect NGOs and airlines to meet pressing humanitarian needs across the globe.