Alana Matthew

Communications and Engagement Intern WRI


Alana Matthew is a Communications and Engagement Intern with the Science Based Targets initiative. She works to support the Comms team and assist with external and internal communications and engagement projects via social media, press and newsletters.

Prior to joining WRI, Alana was a Production Intern at ABC News were she was able to develop, edit and write content about some of the world's most pressing events; and Giffords, a American advocacy and research organization focused on promoting gun control.

Alana is currently pursuing a B.A in Media, Journalism and Film at Howard University's Cathy Hughes School of Communications. She currently serves as Editor-in-Chief at the school's student run magazine, 101 Magazine and a copy editor for The Hilltop.

Alana lives in Washington D.C but is a proud native of Brooklyn, N.Y