Allison Barry joined West Point Association of Graduates in June 2009 as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, which she held until 2015, when she became a Major Gifts Officer. In 2018, she transitioned into the Director of Annual Giving. Prior to West Point, she was Director of Corporate Relations and Research Relations for the College of Engineering at Purdue University. Before embarking on a career in higher education development, she spent 10 years at Eastman Kodak Company in various engineering and marketing roles. She holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue and an MBA from the University of Rochester’s William E. Simon School of Business. Allison’s husband is full professor of Civil Engineering at USMA. They enjoy spending their free time with their two sons.