Allison Salisbury

Chief Impact Officer

Interest Areas

Higher Education Innovation
Philanthropy
New Postsecondary Models
Future of Work and Economic Opportunity

Biography

Allison Salisbury is President of Entangled Studios, a Senior Strategist at Entangled Solutions and the Chief Impact Officer for Entangled Group. With a background as a university administrator and entrepreneur, her work focuses on innovation management for universities, new postsecondary models, and philanthropy.

Prior to joining Entangled, Allison launched the higher education organization at EdSurge, where she built and led an interdisciplinary team of journalists, community builders, designers, and engineers. Allison also ran innovation efforts for the president of Davidson College, spearheading initiatives focused on innovation management, edtech partnerships, new program creation, and college to career transitions.

Inspired by how education can be a tool for individual and community empowerment, Allison began her career as a social justice educator designing experiential learning programs for undergraduates in the U.S. South and rural Thailand.