Allyson Brooks, Financial Empowerment Associate

AllysonAs CEDAM’s Financial Empowerment Associate, Allyson supports CEDAM’s projects focusing on financial capability, including Show Me the Money Day. Allyson previously served as CEDAM’s Financial Empowerment Intern, where she helped plan Show Me the Money Day events, researched programs and policy and provided support for the Michigan Communities for Financial Empowerment (MCFE) coordinator.

She has experience in social outreach, event planning, research and fundraising through internships at the Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness, the Allen Neighborhood Center and Grassroots Midwest. Allyson received her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Social Relations and Policy from James Madison College at Michigan State University.