Honorable Alison T. Young
Former Senior White House Official
Episode 1 – Season 3
The Honorable Alison T. Young is a dynamic executive with over 20 years of government and private sector leadership experience on the world’s largest stages. Ms. Young’s unique combination of public and private sector roles, along with her significant financial and budgetary experience and national network of collaborators; make her a highly sought-after advisor, speaker, and partner.
A nationally recognized expert on civic engagement and leadership, Ms. Young is Managing Partner of Red, White and Blue Strategies (RWB), founding RWB’s strategic consulting and leadership training practice group; and serving on the firm’s executive team.
Ms. Young is a former senior White House official, having served as Special Assistant to the President George W. Bush and Acting Director of the White House Office of USA Freedom Corps (USAFC). She also served as the White House Liaison and Director of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives for the Corporation for National and Community Service, the federal agency overseeing AmeriCorps, VISTA and Senior Corps.
In 2010, she was recruited to Philadelphia to become the Vice President of External Affairs for the National Constitution Center and then served for five years as Managing Director of Leadership & Civic Engagement at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business.
In January 2020, Ms. Young was named a National Review Institute Regional Fellow, focusing on preserving and buttressing the foundations of our free society and conserving our inheritance from America’s Founders. She is on the faculty of The Campaign School at Yale University, currently appearing on television as an expert analyst and strategist on ABC, FOX, and BBC; and is a frequent speaker at corporate retreats and international conferences focused on civic engagement, women, and leadership.
Check out a detailed version of Ms. Young’s extensive resume below!