MGS Executive Director

Alana Wright, MGS Executive Director

Alana Wright began her service as MGS Executive Director on September 13, 2021. Alana came to MGS with 20+ years of experience in nonprofit leadership focused on equity, aging services, public/community health, and philanthropy.

“Her passion is to provide aging services education to improve knowledge, performance, and outcomes. Not only is Alana dedicated to our mission of bridging research and practice to create meaningful impact for older Minnesotans, she has worked tirelessly to build relationships with professionals in community-based and government organizations. These important connections will help her to effectively advance MGS’ mission”, says MGS President Pam Zimmerman.