Alanna Rae Olken
Chief Operations and Strategy Officer
Alanna serves as the Chief Operating Officer at JFI. Alanna is responsible for helping the managing directors execute the company vision, put procedures and resources in place to promote scaling, optimize inefficiencies in the organization and coordinate with project leads. Alanna is dedicated to leveraging JFI’s incredibly talented team to enhance performance so JFI can make a greater impact on the world.
Alanna has had 7 years of experience in operations, strategy and communications at companies such as Bloomberg and CNN. Before JFI, Alanna lived in St. Thomas, leading the US Virgin Islands Hurricane Task Force in a 300-page report on recovery and resilience plans after two Category 5 hurricanes devastated the territory in 2017.
Alanna holds a bachelor’s degree in international studies from Johns Hopkins University. She lives in downtown Manhattan with her dog, Mud.