Alanna is a longtime resident of Charlottetown, has long been a persistent advocate for small business and the arts and culture world in the city.
An intelligent entrepreneur, the experience Alanna gained through her successful visual communications business equipped her with the skillset to assume her current role as CEO of The Guild – a role at which she has excelled since 2011.
Jankov has been honoured with several awards, including the “Distinguished Alumni Award” from Holland College, the “Cultural Industry Award” from the City of Charlottetown, and the “President’s Excellence Award” from Downtown Charlottetown Inc.
Alanna holds key positions on volunteer boards within the City, including the Women’s Network of PEI, the PEI Family Violence Prevention Service, Music PEI, and CARFAC (Canadian Artists Representation).
Her passion for a variety of social justice issues carries into her vision for City Council – Jankov will work hard to develop more creative affordable housing options for people who want to live in Charlottetown’s downtown core, while maintaining the heritage integrity of the City’s various neighbourhoods.
An avid runner and yoga enthusiast, Jankov, the mother of two adult children, lives in a century home with her husband, Steven McLean, and their three dogs.
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