Alana is a fifth-generation Kauai girl. Of Portuguese decent, Alana grew up in the tiny Paniolo town of Kalaheo among the traditional Paniolo cowboys. Among her rodeo achievements; National Finals Qualifier for the National High School Rodeo Association and All-Around Cowgirl Champion. Today Alana is a successful hair and makeup stylist as well as fitness instructor at Organic Functional Fitness on Kauai. She has been in the beauty industry for over eight years. Her passion in this field is fueled by the idea of empowering women through making them feel beautiful. Aside from hair and makeup styling, Alana enjoys being a mother to her two young daughters and her volunteer work at the American Cancer Society.