He has worked as a social worker and youth counsellor but his strengths are in the area of advocacy and human rights. He is the founder of MINDSET (Mental Health Education, Awareness, and Support) and SHER VANCOUVER (LGBT South Asians and Friends). Recently, he started Q-KARMA which is a networking group for queer non-profits and their supporters. You can connect with all three groups on Facebook.
Alex was profiled in the Georgia Straight Best of Vancouver issue in 2008 as a “bright light” and was voted by the public as one of the winners of the Royal Bank Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards of 2011.