As the GatherDC Communications Director, Allison (she/her) manages Gather’s daily internal and external marketing efforts. Allison is a native of Potomac, Maryland and has seven years of experience working in the Jewish nonprofit and marketing industries. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from The University of Michigan with a B.A. in Communications Studies. Allison is deeply passionate about using integrated digital marketing and social media strategies to help Jewish organizations strengthen their engagement with community members in order to build a more vibrant and welcoming Jewish life. She specializes in strategic marketing, social media, creative writing, and fundraising marketing. Outside of her work with GatherDC, Allison volunteers for Washington Hebrew Congregation’s 2239 Steering Committee, teaches and takes yoga classes, and spends time with her friends, family, husband and daughter in North Bethesda, MD.