Alaina is a director at Hamilton Place Strategies, where she works with clients to develop strategic communications support across a variety of sectors. Prior to HPS, Alaina served as Senior Manager of Communications & Media Relations for the Public Affairs Council. In this role, she expanded the Council’s reach through social media, event promotion, and media relations. Previously, Alaina was part of the communications team at the Alliance of Community Health Plans, where she elevated the important work of nonprofit, community health plans. She also spent time as an editor of a trade publication in the D.C. metro area.
Alaina holds a master’s degree in political communication from American University as well as a bachelor’s in journalism from Penn State.