Cuban-American, born and raised in Miami, time spent in Gulf states (as in Arabia/Persia, not of Mexico), Alejandra proves you can take the woman out of Miami but you can’t take the Miami out of the woman. An Assistant Interviews Editor at The Tempest, she has a Master’s in Gulf Studies from Qatar University and has taught ESL in Saudi Arabia. She enjoys discussing the intersection of politics and religion, and binge-watching sitcoms for funsies.