Alex Cannon

Grants Manager

Interest Areas

Equity in Education
Data-driven qual/quant impact measurement
SEL and Positive Youth Development
Nontraditional Educational Models
Educational Partnerships and Philanthropy


Alexandra Cannon (Alex) is the Grants Manager at Entangled Solutions. With a diverse background in professional writing, academia, and informal education, Alex draws from her years of grant writing experience and passion for education to support Entangled Solution’s mission to make a positive and lasting impact on the educational ecosystem.

Prior to joining Entangled, Alex worked in nonprofit education, development, and leadership, most recently at The Discovery Museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where she served as Acting Executive Director.

She has a B.A. in English from Albertus Magnus College, and an M.A. in Fiction Writing from Royal Holloway, University of London, where she is a current PhD candidate.