Alina has a background in environmental communications, having worked on a NOAA-funded marshland restoration project, launching multiple environmental action campaigns related to climate change and food sovereignty, and conducting research and strategic partnership building for the Nereus Program.

She is currently a communications consultant for Caribou Digital, a research and delivery consultancy working on digital development in emerging markets. Alina’s work focuses heavily on building and implementing digital communications strategies for a learning partnership with the Mastercard Foundation focused on financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa and for DFS Lab, a fintech accelerator working in emerging markets.

Ask me about: content strategy, strategic partnerships, branding and messaging, stakeholder engagement.