Hecht, Alex was born in 1970 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Bachelor, University Texas, Austin, 1992. Juris Doctor, University Houston, 2001. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 2004.
Legislation analyst National Multi Housing Council, 2002—2004. Adjunct professor, school of public health, health services George Washington University, since 2004. Regulatory counsel United States Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, 2005—2006, chief counsel, since 2007.