Allison Herbst, Director of Finance & Administration, is responsible for the organization’s financial reporting and technical resources. Mrs. Herbst has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, as well as an Associate’s degree in Fashion Buying & Merchandising. Her 15-year advertising career is highlighted by various sales-based positions with well-known brands, including Kudzu.com, Autotrader.com, POP Design Magazine, Creative Loafing, and the Verizon Yellow Pages. As one of the first employees at Hire Heroes USA, joining the team in July 2007, Mrs. Herbst’s background in campaign management, marketing and online media was instrumental in garnering support and unprecedented growth for the nonprofit organization. “I am extremely proud to have had the opportunity to watch Hire Heroes USA grow into the nationwide, best-in-class organization that we now are. I feel incredibly lucky to work for such an amazing organization that is an industry leader in assisting veterans in finding meaningful careers.” She currently resides in Johns Creek, Georgia with her husband and daughter.