Alex is the Head Coach and owner of RIFAC, and is the Head Coach at Brown University. In 2016 he was named Coach of the Year by the United States Fencing Coaches Association (USFCA). He coaches successful international competitors, members of the US Cadet/Junior and US Veteran World Teams, Ivy League and NCAA champions, as well as national, regional and local fencers of all ages and skill levels. His students hold international rankings and top positions in the US national point standings, and many are recruited to fence for top colleges and universities.
Alex's coaching philosophy centers on athlete individuality. He has created a remarkably successful physical and mental training program that has successfully produced champions in life, as well as in fencing.