Allison is an entrepreneur and social enterprise enthusiast that likes a challenge and a good adventure. In 2017 she joined UNICEF Lebanon as an Innovation & Mentorship Specialist where she works with local NGOs to deliver entrepreneurship programmes for refugee youth in Lebanon. Most recently, she's been piloting mentorship programmes for youth-led start-ups and thinking of ways to ensure Mentors and teams develop valuable relationships, and is continuously exploring ways to mentor marginalized, young entrepreneurs at scale.
Prior to joining UNICEF, Allison was the Co-Founder of Project Hub Yangon, the first co-working space and incubator in Myanmar. From 2012-2016, PHY kick-started Yangon's entrepreneurship ecosystem through research, incubation programmes, Global Entrepreneurship Week, and countless events to inspire and connect Burmese entrepreneurs with resources.