A native Orlandoan, Alexia James had lived all over the state of Florida before moving to Wisconsin where she lived for twenty years. During that time, she entered the medical field working as an emergency room tech in a hospital trauma unit. Eventually, she moved to Dallas-Fort Worth for about a year before returning to Orlando. She is an avid video gamer and even a bigger tabletop gamer. She fell in love with painting miniatures and has played Warhammer for nearly 20 years and claims to be one “giant nerd” and proud of it.