Hospitality and Tourism Management, San Diego State University, California, USA
Alana Dillette is an Assistant Professor in the Payne School of Hospitality and TourismManagement at San Diego State University. Originally from the islands of The Bahamas, she is always trying to maintain her connection to home through research on sustainable tourism initiatives for small island states. Her other research interests include issues around diversity and inclusion, more specifically looking at the intersection between tourism, race, gender & ethnicity. Currently, she is working on research to gain a better understanding of the African-American travel experience.