Romney Institute Alumni Board

Alison Cundiff, MPA 2010

Alison Cundiff, MPA 2010

Membership Information:

Current Position: Class Rep
Member Since: 2017

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Job Title: Mentoring Manager
Company: BYU-Pathway Worldwide
Location: Utah, United States


  • Running
  • Reading
  • Hiking
  • Cooking
  • United Way of Salt Lake Young Leaders
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentor
  • BYU-Idaho Online Adjunct Faculty


Alison was born and raised in Southern California. She attended Brigham Young University-Idaho (BYU-I) and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Humanities. She also earned a Master of Public Administration (with an emphasis in nonprofit management) from BYU.

Alison met her husband, Steven, on a blind date set up by a fellow MPA student. After graduating from BYU, Alison worked at United Way of Salt Lake for 7 years in various capacities including fundraising, volunteer management, and training. She currently lives in Salt Lake City and works for BYU-Pathway Worldwide as the Success Network Manager. In this capacity, she manages an amazing team of remote Pathway Mentors who coach at-risk students to success during the program. She also works as an Online Adjunct Instructor for BYU-Idaho where she teaches life skills to PathwayConnect students. Alison is passionate about online education, building capacity, and student success.