Alisha Glennon

About Alisha Glennon

Alisha is a Philadelphia native who graduated from the College of William & Mary with a B.A. in Economics and a minor in Business Marketing. While in school, she was a member of Chi Omega sorority and played an active role on the chapter’s Philanthropy committee. Alisha leads FIRE’s development activities including donor relations, foundation grants, and fundraising events. Before joining FIRE six years ago, Alisha held a public affairs internship at Planned Parenthood. Alisha is a member of the Junior League of Philadelphia and the Association of Fundraising Professionals Philadelphia Chapter. She currently volunteers as a birth doula and lives in the Chestnut Hill section of the city with her husband, daughter, two Boston terriers Murphy and Millie, and one naughty kitten Georgie.


  • Chairman of Board of Directors: FIRE an ‘Incredibly Compelling Investment’, December 5, 2016

  • Help FIRE Support Comedy and Free Speech on Campus, September 4, 2015

  • FIRE Welcomes Nicholas Rosenkranz to Its Board of Directors, March 5, 2015

  • IRA Charitable Rollover Extended Through 2014, December 29, 2014

  • Create a Legacy with a Planned Gift to FIRE, November 19, 2014

  • FIRE Launches Matching Gift Challenge for Our 2014 Video Initiative, May 1, 2014

  • Only Six Months Away! Register Today for FIRE’s 15th Anniversary Gala, April 23, 2014

  • “My son was falsely accused of rape”, February 18, 2014

  • Save the Date! FIRE Celebrates 15 Years on October 23, February 10, 2014

  • Happy Hour! Reason Hosts Virginia Postrel and Welcomes FIRE to D.C., January 15, 2014

  • Articles

  • Encore Magazine, February 8, 2004, Professor of philosophy in Ohio being punished for letting his beliefs inform his teaching