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Alison Obrecht

Director of Development

Alison Obrecht (she/her/hers) is the Director of Development at West Coast Environmental Law. She connects our funders and donors with the West Coast projects that they are passionate about.

Alison was born in Vancouver and raised in Tsawwassen, BC, holds a degree in English Literature from UBC and a Diploma in Sales and Marketing from the Sauder School of Business at UBC.

Alison started her career in the corporate sector and has worked in the philanthropy sector for over 10 years in the health and education fields. She believes that philanthropy is the catalyst for change. She enjoys everything about being a fundraiser and using her skills and strengths to make a change in a causes that she cares deeply about.

In her spare time, Alison spends time with her family, walking the family dog, is a middle of the pack runner and avid reader.