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Alex (formerly known as Virginia Ann Johnson) was born April 15th, 1993 in San Francisco to Shelly Henry and Russell Johnson. He arrived 20 minutes ahead of twin Phylliss and was “warmly” welcomed by brothers Russell and Dowlin. At age 2 he moved to Iowa City where he attended Lemme Elementary and became a fixture in recess flag football games. He attended Iowa City High School, where he was a member of the 2008 Girls Basketball and 2011 Girls Track State Championship Teams. A childhood dream came true when he earned a basketball scholarship to the University of Iowa.
Alex came out as transgender in 2015, and created a life for himself as Alexander Virgil-Bennett Johnson.