Alana Burman
HR Specialist

Alana Burman is a People Operations and Organization Development Consultant at Ampleo. Working globally and across industries, Alana has helped organizations at all sizes and stages strategize, build, implement, and optimize impactful people programs. She is known for her ability to quickly and elegantly generate a cohesive, compelling vision from a wide variety of complex information.

Before joining Ampleo in 2024, Alana worked for over 15 years as a Learning and Leadership Development Manager driving experiential programs that make workplaces more effective, equitable, and enjoyable.

Fun Facts/Hobbies

  • A certified yoga instructor and a four-time wedding officiant
  • Started her career in community radio and holds awards for podcasting and broadcast communications
  • Obsessed with her small, scruffy, mini-Schnoodle, Norman


  • Bachelor of Arts in Women and Gender Studies – cum Laude from Washington University in St. Louis 
  • Masters of Science in Positive Organization Development and Change from Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
  • Certificate in Emotionally Intelligent Leadership and Executive Coaching from Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University 
  • Appreciative Inquiry Certificate in Positive Business and Societal Change from the Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit