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Dr. Alexandra McDermott

Occupation: Owner & Founder
Company: Red Dragon
Born: California

Global Executive Doctor of Education, International Education, University of Southern California (2014-2016)
MFA in Poetry/Non-fiction, University of California, Riverside (2014)
JD in Law, Chapman University, School of Law (2001)
BA in English Literature, Washington University in St. Louis (1995)

Certificate, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, Institute for Integrative Nutrition (2022); Certificate, Dog Training, Top Tier K9 (2021); Certificate, Image Consulting, London Image Institute (2008)

Owner, Founder, Red Dragon (2023-Present)
Preferential Shareholder, Certified Crowdfunder, European Leadership (2023-Present)
Preferential Shareholder, Certified Crowdfunder, American Leadership (2023-Present)
Preferential Shareholder, Certified Crowdfunder, Worldwide Incubators Leadership (2023-Present)
Owner, Founder, American Top-Notch Management Worldwide Leadership (2023-Present)
Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Elevate DNA (2022-Present)
Owner, Serendipity Enterprises LLC (2020-Present)
Faculty Member, American Public University System (2015-Present)
Faculty Member, University of Southern California (2017-2022)
Faculty Member, Allied American University (2014-2015)
Owner, Educational Consultant, Franchise Development Director, Tutor Doctor (2011-2014)
Assistant Academic Dean, Program Chair, Adjunct Faculty Member, Westwood College (2010-2011)
Attorney, Counselor at Law, The McDermott Law Firm (2008-2010)
Special Counsel, Sedgwick (2001-2008)
Associate Buyer, Area Sales Manager, May Department Stores (1995-1998)

Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Critical Assessment and Strategies for Increased Student Retention (2017); With, Kiva

Creative Works:
Chapter Contributor, “Reframing Despair: Going from Stuck to Unstoppable” in “Fearless Female Leaders” (2023); Co-author, “Looking Beyond the Academic Institution for Retention and Student Engagement Models: A Study of Employee Engagement in a Rapidly Growing Worldwide Marketing Company,” IGI Global (2017)

Recipient, Tommy Trojan Award, USC; Recipient, Integrity Award, APUS (2022)

Daughter of Frank and Nadyne McDermott
Children: Raul; Jae; Ethan; Liam; Naomi and Makena (Twins)
One Grandchild

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