Alexis Franklin earned her Bachelor's of Arts degree in Political Science from Stanford University in 2005 and earned her J.D. from Rutgers School of Law in 2016. While at Rutgers, Alexis was student leader of the Pro Bono 501(c)(3) Project, assisted in organizing multiple community programs through the Black Law Students Association (BLSA) and served as a mentor with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program at a local school. Alexis also worked as a fellow in the office of Senator Elizabeth Warren and researched issues relating to the oversight and investigation of federal agencies.
Alexis resides in South Jersey with her two daughters and a hamster.