Alana’s always had a passion for communications and the outdoors, so was truly honored to join the Parks Conservancy as the Communications Strategist and later as the Director of Marketing and Communications. She focuses on developing ways to further engage park users with programs and events offered by the Conservancy through social and traditional media outlets.
Alana previously managed corporate events for UPMC and directed all marketing and public relations programs for Restaurant Holdings LP, the parent company of Atria’s, Juniper Grill, and Ditka’s. Alana places a strong focus on digital strategy and user engagement through social platforms. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring her neighborhood park, digging deeper into social media trends, catching a hockey game with her husband, Josh, and taking her dog, Sullie, and cat, Sidney, for treats at Dunkin’ Donuts!