Associate Director, The Rockefeller Foundation
Alyson Wise is an associate Director for U.S. jobs and economic opportunities at The Rockefeller Foundation. In this role, she is responsible for designing and implementing new strategies to increase stability and mobility for the nation’s workers and residents. She currently oversees active portfolios focused on youth employment, independent work, and inclusive economic development. Across this portfolio, Wise has specialized in private-sector solutions and market systems change. Wise has more than a decade of experience working in the philanthropic and nonprofit sector to advance economic opportunities for people in the United States and abroad. She has worked at corporate and private philanthropies, including the Nike Foundation, the Andrus Family Fund, and the Poses Family Foundation.