Alana is a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Ottawa working with professor Jeremy Kerr. She is currently working on several projects examining broad-scale global change and conservation priorities of specific pollinators over the past century.
Alana completed MSc and PhD work with Laurence Packer at York University. Her PhD was the first research, which investigated the impacts of fire on bee communities experimentally. Throughout her academic career, she has apart of several international studies enabling her to travel the world.
Alana lives in Toronto, Ontario. When not studying bees, she’s spending time with her husband and little girl.