Alanna received her bachelor's degree in social work from Molloy College and a Master's degree in social work from Fordham University. Alanna interned as a social work student at a local hospital, where she found her passion for medical social work. Alanna also has a range of experience working with children, families, and adults. She began her career at St. James, shortly after graduating with her Master’s degree. Alanna loves providing emotional support to both patients and families and is passionate about all of her residents and strives to go above and beyond to help. Alanna enjoys spending time with friends and is a proud dog mom to her dachshund, Ophelia.