Allison Smith

As Director of Culture and Community, Ali (she/her/hers) works on systems and strategies to ensure the team feels valued, is productive, and has the resources and support they need. She works closely with the Leadership Team, the Board of Directors, external consultants, and internal teams to support the work of everyone in the office. Prior to joining BES, Ali worked at The Rose Kennedy Greenway and the United Nations Association of Greater Boston in administration, development, and program management roles. She holds a master’s in Environmental Conservation from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Wheaton College.