Aleksandra is a naturalized American, born in Poland. She studied English at the Jagiellonian University of Cracow, Poland, and then at the Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany. After receiving an MA in English she continued her education at the University of Maryland and graduated with a Master of Library Science degree.
She speaks a few languages (Polish, English, German and Russian), paints, plays piano and writes.
Aleksandra lives in Virginia with her husband and two children and she works as a librarian in Washington DC.