Office Hours: I'm Director of Search Platforms at Google and a published author. I'm Alana Karen.Featured
Hi everyone! I’m Alana Karen, Director of Search Platforms at Google. Prior to this, I led teams focusing on customer service, operations, and policy. I specialize in operations and program management.I recently published a book: The Adventures of Women in Tech: How We Got Here and Why We Stay, addressing a gap in the inclusion of women in the broader narrative of tech. I have a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia where I was a history major.Ask me anything about leading teams, operations, writing, public speaking, diversity and inclusion, and more!