Prior to joining the Center, Allison completed a postdoctoral fellowship with Columbia University's Earth Institute in the Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management. Her research focuses on strategic sustainability planning and decarbonization, resiliency, and the design of networks for collective impact. Before pursuing doctoral studies, Allison worked for the World Bank in renewable energy infrastructure and for the World Health Organization in disaster relief. She also holds M.A.s from New York University and The New School, and a B.A. from the University of Georgia
Allison BridgesProgram Manager
Allison joined the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business in 2022 as a program manager for the Drawdown Georgia Business Compact. In this role, she supports the development of programs and collaborations that advance the strategic objectives of the Compact. She holds a Ph.D. in urban planning and policy from Rutgers University and continues to lecture on sustainable urban planning and sustainability management.