Alison is a dynamic personality who’s passionate about sustainable development and its connection to community. As Coordinator of Outreach & Special Projects, Alison is particularly focused on leading the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a national initiative designed to build community and encourage engagement in Canada’s sesquicentennial.
She draws on a wealth of past experience, including time spent at Elections Canada supporting field staff in every electoral district across the country during the 42nd General Election, as well as leading campaign outreach and raising awareness for the Toronto-based charity Environmental Defence. Alison has also worked with Ecology Ottawa as its Council Watch Coordinator, monitoring decisions made by municipal government and analyzing the impact of those decisions on local communities.
With a taste for travel, Alison spends her free time outdoors looking for new adventures and nature to explore.