Allana provides high-level administrativeĀ and executive assistance support to the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI), the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM), the Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre (MISHC) and the Development Minerals Program.

Allana has over 10 years administration experience and joined SMI in 2022 after working travel and tourism for the previous 5 years. She has a Certificate III in Retail Management and a double Diploma in Business and Travel and Tourism from Franklyn Scholar, a Certificate IV in Customer Engagement from Swinburne University and a Bachelor of Arts in Languages and Applied Linguistics from Griffith University.