Allison joined the Center as a Receptionist in 2015 and is responsible for collecting and distributing mail, adding guests to the building’s management office site, warmly greeting visitors, and making sure they are comfortable, while performing a variety of clerical and administrative duties. She supports administration, development, and the finance department.
Allison came to us from Planned Parenthood of New York City’s Action Fund, a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization whose primary purpose is education and advocacy, engaging in educational and electoral activities (including issue advocacy, voter education, and grassroots organizing) to promote the Planned Parenthood mission. During her time there she assisted with community organizing, outreach, planning, and leading activist events including visibility events, fundraising events, health fairs, and educational forums.
Allison received Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication and Sexual Health and was honored in the spring of 2014 with the President’s List for Academic Excellence Award from the State University of New York at Potsdam. Allison is fluent in Spanish.