I am pleased to announce that Allison Barudin will be joining Crossroads College Preparatory School as its next Director of Development. Allison will bring 8 years of development experience to this role. She currently serves as the Associate Director of Development at City Academy. Previously, Allison held development roles at North Shore Country Day School and the Francis W. Parker School in her hometown of Chicago.
Allison is an advocate for education in the St. Louis community and serves as a Trustee and Secretary of the Board for Lafayette Preparatory Academy. She is also the Young Professionals Chair for the Association of Fundraising Professionals and a Board Member for Chamber Project St. Louis. Allison earned designation as a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) in 2016.
Allison enjoys attending concerts, trying new recipes, and traveling. She lives in downtown St. Louis with her husband, Jeff. Allison will begin at Crossroads on June 1st, and she and Heather will have some transition time together.