Allison amplifies the voice and mission of the network. Her work centers on sharing good news, resources, opportunities and events that are meaningful to all Rhode Islanders. She has been a part of the local hospitality, food, and nonprofit sectors for over 18 years, including work with Hope & Main, various local farmers markets, locally-owned small food businesses, and WaterFire Providence. Allison is a Connecticut native, but after graduating from Johnson & Wales University she remains a proud Rhode Islander and currently lives in Warren. She is a devoted small business supporter, ambitious home cook, very big standup comedy fan, and a hopeful porch gardener.