Alisha is a Philadelphia native who graduated from the College of William & Mary, where she studied economics and marketing. She previously worked on fundraising campaigns for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania. Alisha leads FIRE’s development and finance activities, including donor relations, foundation grants, fundraising events, and fiscal management. Alisha is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Philadelphia Chapter. She currently volunteers as a birth doula, sits on the board of a birth center, and lives in the Mt. Airy section of the city with her husband, four children, and two Boston terriers.