Alexander “Sasha Velour” Steinberg graduated from Uni in 2004. During her time at Uni, Steinberg was involved with many Uni extracurriculars, including theatre, the Habitat trip, Unique, Gay-straight alliance, Thespians, Peer college counseling, chorus, and madrigals.
After graduating from Uni, Steinberg began performing in drag, and became more formally known as Sasha Velour. She founded Velour, The Drag Magazine, which is a magazine about drag. In 2017, she competed in and won the ninth season of the show RuPaul’s Drag Race. In addition to competitions, Velour has been involved in a variety of films and shows, like the short film “Pirate Jenny”.