Professional Profile: Alexandra Pollock 2019

Alexandra Pollock

Name: Alexandra Pollock

Title: Principal, Chief Technology Officer

Company: FXCollaborative

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: Frelinghuysen, NJ

Education: Master of Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology; Bachelor of Architecture, NJIT

First job:  Ticket checker at an amusement park 

First job in real estate or allied field:  Intern at SmithMaran Architects

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future?: In my role over the past six years as director of design technology at FXCollaborative, I led our firm’s strategy and implementation of the tools and processes we use to design and deliver projects. Moving forward as CTO, that role will be expanding to include our business technologies, information technology, and data integration strategies. Along with the other talented team members of our Digital Practice Group, I am looking forward to continuing to advance how we leverage technology and data as a firm.

How do you unwind from a busy day?: Reading books with my kids

Favorite movie: Movies and documentaries that take place in another time, past or future

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded?: Orchestra covers

One word to describe your work environment: Thoughtful  

Rules to live by in business: Choosing where to create your path is just as important as the path you choose.

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go?: My father, in my dining room with my family 

What is your DREAM job?: Travel photographer