Allison Clark

Associate Director
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Chicago, Illinois

Allison is an Associate Director in the Impact Investing Division of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. She joined the Foundation in 2006 to oversee investments made through Window of Opportunity, the Foundation’s $150-million affordable rental housing preservation initiative and now works on a wide variety of investments across several initiatives. Clark has over 20 years of experience in affordable housing, economic development and commercial real estate financing and has worked at Fannie Mae, Bank One and the New York City Economic Development Corporation. Clark graduated from Harvard-Radcliffe College with a Bachelor’s degree in Government, and earned a Master of Management degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University with a concentration in Nonprofit Management and Real Estate. She also serves on the board of directors of the Chicago Foundation for Women and is a Co-Founder of EQO37, an online resource advocating for gender equality.