Alison R. Park is RPL’s Communication Manager. Ms. Park has over a decade of experience in strategic communications, training and facilitation in the nonprofit, private and public sectors. She has helped advance local to international policy change including in government transparency and accountability; comprehensive healthcare in prisons; increasing rights and access in employment, housing, education and health equity; sexual and reproductive justice, and more through innovative campaigns, writing and capacity building. Ms. Park is a former Adjunct Lecturer of Asian American Studies at Hunter College of the City University of New York and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in poetry in 2011. Ms. Park has gained national recognition for her creative and political writing and is a graduate of Fordham University (B.A., Social Science and Urban Studies, 2003) and New York University (M.F.A., Creative Writing, 2011).