|Date of death:||July 2, 1996|
|Profession:||White House aide|
|First appearance:||Independence Day|
On July 2, 1996, Alex informed Whitmore of a phone call from Secretary of Defense Albert Nimziki, who in turned informed the President about the arrival of the aliens. Throughout the duration of this unprecedented day until David Levinson warned Whitmore of the aliens' hostile intentions, Alex remained at the White House while trying to evacuate the last people from the premise on the remaining helicopters. Unfortunately, Alex was too late to escape just as the City Destroyer destroyed the White House along with the last helicopter he was riding on.