Allison is president of EarthSpark International, a non-profit organization working to eradicate energy poverty through sustainable business models that deliver sustainable energy services. EarthSpark develops supply chains and distribution channels for small-scale clean and efficient energy technologies in Haiti, and it is also developing micro-grids in areas underserved by the existing electricity grid.
Prior to her work with EarthSpark, Allison founded Fresh Generation, LLC and consulted to clean energy companies, governments, and advocacy groups. She also served as Business Liaison Director for 3TIER, leveraging 3TIER’s resource forecasting and mapping to expand renewable energy siting and integration insights around the world. Allison also led the renewable energy partners program for GridPoint, a leading clean tech company in the smart grid space. She has a background in US grid-tied residential solar and residential demand management and in rural solar electrification in the Caribbean and West Africa. She holds a B.A. in International Relations and Economics from Tufts University.