Alaina is a sophomore at the University of Saint Francis studying Health and Exercise Science. She is native to the Fort Wayne area and is heavily involved in various organizations in the city, such as Project Ballet and Saint Vincent de Paul’s Youth Ministry. She very much enjoys spending time with her family on their farm in New Haven and working with children through child care, tutoring and teaching. She previously trained as a ballet dancer which piqued her interest in the physical therapy field. She hopes to attend graduate school for physical therapy in the future and expand her passion for working with children by specializing in pediatrics.