Alison Overseth

Executive director, Partnership for after school education

Alison Overseth is the Executive Director of the Partnership for After School Education (PASE), a nonprofit which works with over 1600 community based youth-serving agencies to improve the quality of after school education programs available to young people living in poverty in New York City.

With over 20 years experience in the youth serving profession, Alison directed a project for the Fund for the City of New York to strengthen non-profit agencies that provide community support for young people, and served as the founding President of the Board of Directors of PASE for 12 years. Ms. Overseth is a Trustee of Smith College; has taught a leadership course at Bank Street College of Education; is a Trustee of the FDR Presidential Library and Museum; is a trustee of the UNR Asbestos-Disease Claims Trust; and previously served as a trustee of the $3.75 billion American Home Products Diet Drug Settlement Trust.

Alison was a Director at The First Boston Corporation, specializing in corporate restructurings, from 1984-1992.  Ms. Overseth is a graduate of Smith College and Columbia Business School.  She has three children.