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Alison Lee Hess

Alison Lee Hess, American government policy analyst. Named one of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1987. Member WorldWide Women in Development, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Hess, Alison Lee was born on October 20, 1958 in Berkeley, California, United States. Daughter of Wilmot N. and Winifred E. (Lowdermilk) Hess.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Economics, Environmental Studies, Grinnell College, 1980. Master of Arts in Public Policy, Johns Hopkins University, 1982.

    Career

    • Research assistant Center for Metropolitan Planning and Research, Baltimore, 1980-1981. Intern Office Technology Assessment United States Congress, Washington, 1981, research assistant, 1981-1982, research analyst, 1982-1983, analyst, 1983-1984, project director, since 1984.

    Works

    • Editor: (autobiography) All in a Lifetime, 1986. Co-editor: (newsletter) Interoceanic Workshop, since 1987.

    Membership

    Member WorldWide Women in Development, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, sailing, wildflower cultivation.

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    Born October 20, 1958
    (age 58)
    • 1980
      Environmental Studies
    • 1982
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1980 - 1981
      Research assistant, Center for Metropolitan Planning and Research
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1981
      intern, Office Technology Assessment United States Congress
      Washington, United States