Alana was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and currently resides in Elgin, IL. She graduated from William Fremd High School in 2010 and received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Global Studies from Purdue University in 2014.
During her time at Purdue, Alana was a member of the Delta Zeta sorority where she was involved in organizing many philanthropic events benefiting the Starkey Hearing Foundation and The Painted Turtle. She was also an active member of the Global Business Brigades organization and served an internship with a local Congressman’s office.
Since graduation, Alana has experience working with mortgage loan processing and tradeshow event planning where she has cultivated outstanding customer service, communication, and organization skills. She currently works for a natural products marketing brokerage and is passionate about health and wellness.
In her free time, she enjoys playing with her Golden Retriever, running outdoors, spending time with her family and friends, and reading a good thriller novel.