Alex Shaffer is a person in recovery. He grew up in Carmel, Indiana and went to Carmel High School. He got his undergraduate degree from Indiana University Bloomington in May of 2019. He is currently halfway through his Masters Degree in Social Work degree at IUPUI. He has a large family, with four siblings and over 100 people in his extended family. He enjoys exercising, watching sports with his dad and brothers, and playing with his dog.