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Alanna Wellspeak

Former Press Secretary

Alanna came to EWG following almost six years working in communications in the U.S. Senate, starting as an intern for Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, and going on to work her way from press assistant to press secretary for Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski. Alanna began working on campaigns in Albany, N.Y., as a kindergartener, and has almost a quarter century of campaign experience from Severna Park, Md., to Dickinson, N.D. She graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2010 with a degree in political science and Spanish. In her free time, she enjoys watching baseball, cooking for friends and everything Star Wars.