Porter Faculty Services
Alison is Chief of Staff to the Dean for the UC Santa Cruz Arts Division. Prior, she was Executive Assistant to the Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, and originally began her career at UC Santa Cruz in the Chancellor's Office. An alumna of the Environmental Studies program (College 8, now Rachel Carson College, '98), Alison was also in one of the first cohorts of Chancellor's Undergraduate Interns where she worked on the campus plan for the UC Natural Reserve System. Alison supports the Student Success and Arts Professional Pathways programs in the Arts, and in 2019-20 was acknowledged for this work with a Career Success Sammy Award. Alison volunteers regularly with youth programs in her community.