About Alana M. Hill

Alana M. Hill is an engaging and dynamic keynote speaker, appealing to audiences of various types and sizes. Alana makes a lasting impact at conferences, associations, retreats and schools delivering high-energy, principle-based content. She changes hearts and minds, inspiring teens and adolescents to overcome adversity, lead with compassion, and build resilience.

Alana is a servant leader and member of the National Speakers Association (NSA), Project Management Institute (PMI), Toastmasters International, and the Association for Talent Development (ATD Houston). As a strong advocate for corporate and personal philanthropy, Alana has donated her time and talents to local School Districts, Texas PTA, MD Anderson Cancer Center, and other civic and charitable organizations.

College Programs

Preparing for Life the Ms. Engineer Way!

In this talk, aimed at youth, Alana encourages and inspires teens and adolescents to prepare for their futures, despite the obstacles that life may bring. After all… she did. Heart-felt and transparent, Alana shares the struggles she overcame from her childhood to become a passionate energy industry veteran who has paved the way for women leaders.

More than just a cheer-leading “you can do it” pep talk, Alana imparts practical tips for developing priorities and creating a life strategy. Reminding her audience “It’s not where you came from, but where you’re going”, she is sure to get your youth reaching for new heights. Igniting the fire in each soul in the room, this program will leave even the most active adult eager to do more. Lifting…the Ms. Engineer Way®!

Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze their own heart to find their source of resilience
  • Turn self-doubt and negative self-talk into empowerment and affirmation
  • Connect with the right resources to help them on a path to success
  • Persevere regardless of their circumstances

Leading the Rainbow: Ensuring Success Through Diversity

Cultural diversity isn’t just about color, but about recognizing different ideas, talents, and perspectives. In this program, Alana relies on her years as a corporate, non-profit, and independent business leader to explore how to appreciate and manage diversity. Learn best-practices for getting management and individual contributor buy-in to Diversity & Inclusion programs. By understanding its benefits and value, leaders can greatly improve the impact that diversity has on team performance. Appreciating Diversity….the Ms. Engineer Way®!

Learning Objectives:

  • Communicate the business case for Diversity & Inclusion in their organization
  • Maximize the impact that different ideas have on innovation and creativity
  • Champion and promote diversity for the benefit of their team, organization, and industry
  • Evaluate their organization’s Cultural Climate for alignment with their customers and vendors

"“Alana delivered a diverse, fun training to our young college-aged staff members! She kept them engaged and gave them a lot to think about! Her diversity training is a must for all employers seeking training for their staff members.”"

-ELAINE JONES, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE PERRY ABERNATHY RECREATION CENTER