Allison Kendall

Allison Kendall | Vice President

Allison provides counsel on Strategic Projects and leads the business operations of Ignite Philanthropy. Allison’s position with Ignite Philanthropy blends her passion for community impact with her experience in Cincinnati’s business sector.

Prior to joining Ignite Philanthropy, Allison practiced law for one of Cincinnati’s business law firms. During her legal career, Allison counseled Human Resources professionals on best practices and represented businesses in employment related disputes. Allison was initially inspired to join the Cincinnati non-profit sector as a volunteer docent for the Cincinnati Art Museum. From this initial interaction, she has fully embraced the Cincinnati non-profit sector: undertaking board leadership training offered by ArtsWave, serving on its Young Professionals Committee and Sustaining Impact Grant Review Committee, joining the Board of Directors for concert:nova, becoming its Board Chair and volunteering as a mural tour guide for ArtWorks.

Allison attended the Ohio State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in History of Art. She received her JD from the University of Cincinnati and resides in Mount Lookout with her husband.