Alison is CEO and Founder of xScion, a technology consulting firm that helps companies modernize their IT and business operations. Since starting xScion in 2002, Alison has led the growth and evolution of the company to become the most trusted technology solutions firm that business and IT leaders turn to for Agile Transformation, Data Services, Application Development and DevOps.
Alison leads with a true passion for quality and doing business the right way from the start. Whether overseeing a multi-million dollar client engagement, an operational challenge or managing and mentoring internal talent, her focus is always placed on inspiring others to think outside of the box so we can together move the needle forward. As a result, xScion has been named a Best Place to Work in Virginia for four straight years – 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 – and supported some of the largest brands in healthcare, financial services and education.
Alison currently serves as an Advisory Board Member to the Richard J. Bolte School of Business at Mount Saint Mary’s University, an Advisory Board Council member with STEM for Her and an active member of the Women Presidents Educational Organization’s DC Chapter. Alison holds a BA from Mount Saint Mary’s University where she studied Business and Finance, and Sociology. Prior to starting xScion, Alison served in various talent leadership roles for IT consulting companies and software solutions builders in the DC area.