Alana Linick has been an academic counselor and the tutorial coordinator at the University of Connecticut since July 2006. Her primary responsibilities include working with baseball, softball, and field hockey, directing our tutoring services, development and maintenance of the Connecticut LGBT Athlete/ally Safe Space, and managing social media for CPIA. She is also an active member of both the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) and the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A).
Prior to Connecticut, Alana worked as a collegiate field hockey coach for four years and earned her graduate degree in athletic counseling from Springfield College in 2005.
A native of Massachusetts, Linick attended the University of Connecticut and earned her bachelor's degree in human development and was a four-year letter winner in field hockey celebrating two NCAA Championship quarterfinals appearances, two NCAA semifinals appearances, and four BIG EAST Championships from 1997-2001.