Alaina is from Lemont Illinois. She received her MFA degree in Lighting Design and Technology from the University of Cincinnati (CCM). Recent work includes Dialogues of the Carmelites, and Cincinnati Dionysia at CCM. Other work includes RENT at the Carnegie Theatre, KY., Sunday in the Park with George, Xanadu, and The Light in the Piazza at CCM. She received her BFA degree in Theatre Design and Production at Millikin University. Her work at Millikin included Miss Me, Super Sidekick the Musical, Solstice: a Dance Concert, Equinox Dance Concert, and Marisol.
Hobbies include: gardening, sketching, and spending time with her dog Sandy.