As Councilmember Blumenfield’s Planning and Economic Development Deputy, Alison is responsible for a variety of land use issues and applications, overseeing community redevelopment projects, researching policy issues, and assisting economic initiatives. Prior to joining Team Blumenfield, Alison worked with LA Sanitation on their renewable energy, climate change adaptation, and environmental policy efforts. She also worked for a variety of LA-based non-profits, including Global Inheritance, City Plants, and Water LA. Alison graduated magna cum laude from USC with a B.S. in Environmental Studies in 2015. In her spare time, she enjoys running, hiking, and gardening.