Alanna Newman joined the Earnscliffe team in March of 2019. Prior to joining Earnscliffe, Alanna served as the Issues Manager, Legislative Affairs Advisor, and MPP Liaison for the Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Attorney General and Minister of Francophone Affairs. Prior to the 2018 election, Alanna worked for Progressive Conservative MPP Julia Munro as her Legislative Assistant and Executive Assistant. She has also worked for former Finance Minister Joe Oliver.
Alanna brings a passion for provincial affairs, and a comprehensive understanding of the legislative process and issues management. A graduate of Trinity College at the University of Toronto, she holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts with a specialization in Political Science. Alanna has held senior roles in the Ontario PC Party, including President of the Ontario PC Youth Association, Vice-President of the Ontario PC Campus Association, and 9th Vice-President of the Ontario PC Party.
Alanna has served on the Canadian Jewish Political Action Committee (CJPAC) Action Party Committee, and as Co-Chair for Equal Voice Toronto, sitting on the national board. While in University she was selected to participate in the Israel Young Leaders Program, participated in the CJPAC Fellowship program, and completed internships with the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies through the Manning Centre, the Conservative Party of Canada, and the Ontario PC Party.