Alexander Zhu

Alexander has been drawing maps, creating civilizations, and dreaming about starships and strange worlds since he was a child. He is an avid traveler and an amateur foodie, and may be seen here and there playing piano occasionally. He is proud to have been involved in Zenkora for over half a decade.


St. Paul, Minnesota, USA


Alexander earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance with honors from New England Conservatory in Boston, and holds Master of Music degree from the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music in Los Angeles, where he is currently finishing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree with concentrations in Arts Leadership,Piano Performance, Music Theory, and Instrumental Conducting.

Alexander is a self-taught mapmaker and fictional historian, studying real world atlases, fantasy and fictional maps for many years, and working closely with Wesley to develop a fantastic and exciting background for the stories of Zenkora.

Favorite Movie

Rogue One, a Star Wars Story

Fun Fact

Alexander shares a birthday with Weird Al Yankovic


Travel, strategy games, and eating



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