Alejandro Serrano is an education reporter at the Houston Chronicle. He covers the Houston Independent School District and education in general. He joined the paper as a general assignment reporter through the Hearst Journalism Fellowship, contributing to coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, historic early voting before the 2020 presidential election, the presidential election, the 2021 winter storm and the 2021 Astroworld Festival disaster.
He previously worked as a breaking news reporter at The San Francisco Chronicle, where he contributed to the paper's coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, killing of a Federal Protective Service guard during a demonstration in Oakland, the Kincade Fire and PG&E power shut-offs. He has reported throughout the United States for several newspapers and from Cuba.