Meet Our Students
Alexander Proffer (Alex) was born in Kansas City, Missouri but raised in Prairie Village, Kansas. He began his college career at Loyola University Chicago. Alex took a break in his studies and worked as a supply chain technician at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. He finished his B.A. in Political Science at UMKC.
During his final two semesters of undergraduate study, Alex began working at a local beer tasting bar and bottle shop called Bier Station. In three and a half years at Bier Station he rose from line cook to bar manager. As bar manager Alex was instru-mental in earning the establishment a place on Draught Magazine's list of the top beer bars in the nation.
Alex enjoyed Ultimate Frisbee at the competitive collegiate and club levels, and is still an avid Ultimate enthusiast. Alex is excited to gain all the skills and knowledge that the Bloch School has to offer. He also looks forward to all of the networking opportunities that the Bloch School will provide. Alex has in interest in renewable energy utilities.