October 11, 2016

Alexandra Thornton

Alexandra Thornton- Process Engineer

Alex is Perth born-and-bred, graduating from UWA in 2014 with degrees in Chemical Engineering and Italian. She currently works for BP as a Process
Engineer at the Kwinana Refinery, providing technical support for operations. Alex is a Coach at the LEAP Foundation, where she guides students through an annual program at UCLA that develops skills to give them a head-start on success. She is also a member of the Executive Committee at Perth Netball Association, Perth’s biggest grassroots netball community. One of Alex’s biggest passions is education, in particular encouraging girls to consider a future in STEM careers.