Alison is a community catalyst, speaker, and co-founder of Optimistic Labs. Over the last 5 years she has built event focused companies as an entrepreneur, and has consulted with large brands to architect community around a shared purpose and vision. Alison designs experiences to bring brands to life, expressing company mission through in person events with their target market. She executes strategies to engage innovators, creatives, and visionaries, and programs content to ignite conversation and inspire action.
Alison works with those who are looking to engage in a community of connectedness, to expand their sense of purpose, to grow in the understanding of their craft, and to have a great time in the process. The combination of her intentional approach and operational mindset give her a unique super power to intuitively orchestrate the high level big picture, while maintaining attention to detail. Her unique perspectives help guide her role as a broker : of ideas, relationships and possibilities.
Founder | Community and Events Consultancy
Building Community Designing Experiences Programming Content Event Production
Co-Founder / CEO | Community Organization + Social Movement
Building Community Designing Experiences Programming Content Host + Emcee
Host + Emcee
Speak on Community Diversity/Inclusion Blockchain Impact
Advisor + Advocate
Advisory Board for Wellness Start ups Brand Ambassador Featured in best selling clean recipe book Health Writer
Director of Programming | Global Membership Clubhouses
Programming Activations Experience Design Launched membership program and founding clubhouse locations
Founding Team | Operations Lead
Building Community Designing Experiences Programming Content Emcee
COO | Community Catalyst
Building Community Designing Experiences Facilitating + Hosting workshops Programming Content Emcee
Instructor | Studio Operations
Pilates Instructor at 7 Studios Director of Operations at high performing studio Launched 2 new LA locations
Founder | Accounting Consultancy for Wellness Start ups
Master’s Degree in Accounting 5yrs at the Big 4 Public Acct Firms Former CPA and CFF
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