Co-Founder | Project Equity
Alison Lingane has dedicated her career to enabling business to be a force for good. She is the co-founder of Project Equity, a national leader in the movement to harness employee ownership to maintain thriving local business communities, retain selling owners’ legacies, and address income and wealth inequality. Alison co-founded Project Equity after two decades of senior leadership roles in mission-driven companies including Benetech (where she built and launched their first product, a digital book service for individuals with visual or reading disabilities), GreatSchools (the 6th largest parenting website that uses information to drive school improvement), and InsideTrack (a venture-backed scaled services company that has delivered 1:1 coaching to over 1 million college students to increase college completion rates). She has her B.A. from Harvard University and her MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and is currently an Aspen Institute Job Quality Fellow.