Alexandra "Alex" Reid was one of the 15 contestants of The Biggest Loser season 14
. She was eliminated just before Makeover Week but has lost over 70 poundssince leaving the ranch
. She comes from Carrollton, Texas, where she works as a legal assistant.
Alexandra's weight issues began when she was 18 due to her emotional eating, a fondness for fast food and soda and having to take steroids after being hospitalized for ulcerative colitis.
Alexandra graduated from Prairie View A&M University with a degree in political science and a minor in social work