Alison Metiva, Vice President, Strategic Engagement and Programs
Alison has been part of the Foundation staff since October 2005. She grew up in Traverse City and was excited to return to the area after earning a Bachelor's Degree in English from Western Michigan University. She previously worked as a journalist at a small daily paper in Southwest Michigan. In addition to her position at the Foundation, Alison also coached seven seasons of high school softball at Traverse City West, where she played as a high schooler. Alison and her husband, John, live in Traverse City with their two young children.