Allison has a wealth of experience in broadcast media and entertainment, from network television to new media platforms. Moreover, she embraces the tenet that the reputation of a business is essential to its survival and comprehends the nuances of how one creates, manages, pivots, and maintains one's reputation as an individual, within groups and among an organization through successful communication and strategies. Allison is a freelance writer and media consultant as well as an instructor of Reputation Management, Executive Presence, Strategic Communication and Personal Branding at Stanford's Graduate School of Business—where she was named the Dorothy J. King Lecturer in Leadership.
Allison earned a BA in English and a BA in Communications from the University of Pennsylvania. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.