Alachua Haskins is a student at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. She attended Lincoln High School and graduated in 2008. Alachua became interested in international economics during her time abroad; she spent four months studying in Israel in high school and a year between high school and college working to build a Progressive Jewish community in Krakow, Poland. Alachua worked at CEFA in the summer of 2008, where she helped with the Goliath Grouper Study. Additional CEFA work focused on energy-related policy and economics.