Created by educators for educators in 2005, Blink Consulting designs and delivers tailored, comprehensive support that includes professional growth, curricular and program design, cultural competency assessment and accountability, coaching, leadership development and other consulting. Working with students, faculty, administration, staff, trustees and families, Blink has helped over 90 schools and organizations to critically rethink the purpose, practice and outcomes of their diversity initiatives by offering a fresh lens and practical tools for school-wide revision. In addition to schools, Blink's clients include community-based organizations, as well as government and corporate groups.
Alison Park is the founder of Blink Consulting. In addition to her work with clients, Alison has facilitated at numerous conferences, partnered with other organizations, and served on Park Day School's Board of Trustees. Alison currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Mosaic Project and the SMART program's Board of Directors. Before Blink, Alison taught for thirteen years in the public, non-profit and private sectors, including Marin Academy and Head-Royce Middle School. Alison earned her B.A. in African Studies at Yale University and two Master's degrees at Harvard's Graduate School of Education. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Alison has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for fifteen years. She currently consults, writes, runs the hills and gets off the grid with a fly rod when she can.