Alex was head Division I women’s alpine ski coach at Brown University from 2016 to 2020. Before Brown, she was the head men’s and women’s varsity alpine ski coach at New England College, where she reinstated the program to varsity status in 2015. Prior to NEC, she spent three years as the graduate assistant and strength and conditioning coach for the men’s and women’s alpine ski teams at St. Lawrence University. While at St. Lawrence, she earned a master’s degree in educational leadership.
A 2010 graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Ms. Norden was a four-year member of the Wildcats’ alpine ski team, captaining the squad in 2009 and earning NCAA All-Academic honors. She also competed with the UNH track & field team. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in sports studies. She later served as the U19 women’s ski coach at Killington Mountain School in Vermont. She lives on campus with her spouse, Greg Miller.
She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. While not on the hill with skiers, she loves to hike, run on the trails, and simply be outdoors.