Alison is a Senior Associate of Prairie Capital. She is responsible for analyzing new investment opportunities, conducting due diligence and assisting in the ongoing management of the firm’s portfolio companies.
Prior to Prairie, Alison worked in Leveraged Finance at J.P. Morgan in Chicago. Alison began her career in Middle Market commercial banking at J.P. Morgan, where she supported both credit and relationship banking teams for privately held, mostly family owned businesses.
Alison graduated from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. She is Co-President of the Private Equity Association of Chicago (“PEAC”) and Co-Chair of the PEAC Women’s Group. Originally from Dallas, Texas, Alison lives in the West Loop neighborhood of Chicago. She completed her 200-hour Yoga Alliance training and teaches part-time.