Nonprofit Center Names New Board Director
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — The Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires has elected Erika Allison of 1Berkshire to its board of directors.
Allison is an engineer, educator and entrepreneur. A recent transplant to the Berkshires, she is currently director of Member Services at 1Berkshire. Previously she was founding director of a STEM education nonprofit startup in New York City leading the launch of east coast operations and programming. She then moved to Maine to became project director for a five-year, $12M National Science Foundation research & implementation program to improve rural STEM education and STEM teacher preparation.
"Erika's entrepreneurial spirit, education background and 'connector' personality make her a great addition to our young nonprofit organization," said Nonprofit Center Founder Liana Toscanini.
The Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires was founded in April 2016 to help nonprofits connect, learn and grow. Learn more about NPC workshops, publications, services and events online.