Alison is a principal in the Retail & Distribution practice of Deloitte LLP. From 2010–2015, she served as vice chairman and national sector leader for the practice. Today she leads Deloitte’s relationship with a Fortune 50 retailer. With more than 30 years of strategy, business development, and marketing experience, Alison is a preeminent speaker and author on consumer business and retail trends. She was recently invited to join the International Women’s Forum, and serves on the National Retail Federation Board of Directors. She is also past president of the Network of Executive Women (NEW) and currently serves on NEW’s Nominating/Succession committee.