Alison Ross


Communications Strategist



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She, Her, Hers

Ross joined the ACLU-SDIC team in 2015. In her role as communications coordinator & strategist, she helps translate the ACLU’s advocacy, public education and legal work into powerful written and visual content, and she manages the progress of multiple communications projects from ideation to the creation of cogent, error-free organizational assets. Ross also manages our popular Constitution Day program and she’s served as editor for multiple ACLU-SDIC reports. Prior to joining the ACLU, Ross worked in development at Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest, and in 2012 and 2014, she worked on Rep. Scott Peters’ successful congressional campaigns. In 2011, she was accepted into the Clinton Global Initiative University program. Ross earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). At UCSD, she graduated Magna cum Laude, was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the Caledonian Honors Society, the Stewart Honors Society and earned Highest Distinction for her honors thesis examining the intersectionality of race, religion and politics in the United States.