Alexandra Winston

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Alexandra Winston

“Alix” Alexandra Winston is a Policy Specialist with the Alameda County Tobacco Control Program and has been with the program for one and a half years. She has been working in Tobacco Control for the past four years. Previously, Alix was an Advocacy Manager at American Lung Association in their Bay Area office. Since she has worked in Tobacco Control, Alix has worked on more than twenty successful tobacco control policies including: smoke-free multi-unit housing, tobacco retail licensing and zoning, flavor regulations, minimum pack-size, electronic nicotine delivery device restrictions, tobacco 21, tobacco-free pharmacies, and smoke-free outdoor air regulations. Furthermore, Alix has coordinated the Alameda County Tobacco Control Coalition for the last 4 years, building its membership, committees, and capacity to a list of more than 300 members with about 60 core members. She graduated with honors with a BA in Organizational Development and Leadership from Eckerd College in her hometown of St. Petersburg, FL. She currently resides in Vallejo, CA with her husband Will, and her four children Lars, Aila, Isabell, and Arwynn.