Alana joined the Sarasota Youth Sailing Program in July 2014 as our Executive Director. Most recently she was the Annapolis Yacht Club Junior Program Coordinator. Prior to that, she was the Assistant Coach of the Georgetown University Varsity Sailing Team.
Alana graduated from the College of Charleston in 2006. She was named to the Inter-Collegiate All America team in 2005 and 2006, won the Madeleine Trophy for A-division low point skipper at the 2006 College Nationals, and was named the Quantum Female College Sailor of the Year. Alana conducted an Olympic campaign in 2011-2012 and finished second in the Olympic Trials as well as third in the Woman’s Match Racing World Championship.