Through my work at CCS—partnering with innovative and impactful nonprofits and mentoring the next generation of fundraisers—I am contributing to a better world for us all.

A seasoned fundraising and consulting professional, Allyson’s areas of expertise include strategic planning, major and principal gifts, foundation and corporate relations, and development staff management, training, and evaluation.

Allyson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Master of Liberal Arts with a concentration in Urban Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.  She has served on the boards of the Center for Responsible Funding and the Bread and Roses Community Fund.  Allyson grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, and currently resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

select client partners

  • The Baldwin School
  • Howard University
  • Hunter College
  • National Museum of Women in the Arts
  • New-York Historical Society
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
  • Lawrence University

Washington, DC

1667 K Street NW
Suite 210
Washington, DC 20006

(202) 628-4402


Featured Projects

National Museum of African American History and Culture

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast US

CCS partnered with NMAAHC and its leadership on a landmark campaign, which exceeded its goal by raising more than $320M in private philanthropic support for its historic opening in Washington, DC.