As Director, Community, for the Global Center for Health Innovation, Alison directs continued development and growth of the Global Center as an active, collaborative and healthcare-focused innovation hub. A natural connector, Alison values building and maintaining relationships with a variety of stakeholders, and cultivating initiatives for the global health community and the biomedical sector in Northeast Ohio. At the Global Center, she leads tenant engagement efforts, supports new tenant development and drives events and programming to cultivate an engaging, vibrant and meaningful Global Center community. Alison received a B.S. from Kent State University and an M.S. from the University of Akron.