Allison Krutsinger serves as the Director of Government Affairs and Community Engagement for the Department of Children, Youth, and Families. She has spent her career focused on creating better outcomes and opportunities for children and families through direct service work, program leadership, policy development and advocacy. Throughout her tenure she has experience in micro-level work directly with children and families and macro-level work leading system level change through program implantation and policy advancement.
Prior roles include Early Learning Policy Director at the Children’s Alliance, Program Director at Child Care Resources, Early Learning Quality Improvement Coach in Arizona and Legislative Assistant to Representative Ruth Kagi.
Allison has a BA in Social Work from Eastern Washington University, and MAS in Infant and Family Practice from Arizona State University and an Executive Leadership Certificate from the University of Washington.