Alaina McBournie is a manager with Pew’s substance use prevention and treatment initiative. She works with states to identify and advance solutions that enhance access to substance use disorder treatment. McBournie also oversees research and engagement on the state and federal levels to ensure that programs are in place to facilitate patient access to care.
Before coming to Pew, she was a journalist for Inside Washington Publishers.
McBournie holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio State University.