Palana Hunt-Hawkins

Palana Hunt-Hawkins

Mayor of Rochester, NH

Palana is a community organizer and LGBTQ advocate, currently serving as a City Councilor for the City of Rochester. She is running on a platform on sustainable revitalization, public health through the lens of harm reduction, and strengthening our city's commitment to the arts.

Palana has worked for or served on the board of many high impact New Hampshire nonprofits, including the New Hampshire Women’s Foundation, ACLU of New Hampshire, 603 Forward, and the New Hampshire Harm Reduction Coalition.