Alison Tudor is the Program Director of Mountain Crisis Services (MCS) and Ethos Youth Center in Mariposa, California. Before coming to MCS, she was an outdoor educator, working in Yosemite Valley and sharing her love of the outdoors with youth, ages 5-24. She began working at MCS in 2009 as the Prevention Specialist working with youth. In 2012, she became the Program Director of MCS and in 2013, she became the Program Director of Ethos Youth Center. At both sites, she manages staff and overall operations with the help of an amazing team of staff and volunteers. She is very passionate about the work that her organization does as well as figuring out how to manage the unique opportunities of working in a rural community.
When she is not at work, she can be found participating in all that nature has to offer whether it be swimming, hiking, climbing, or skiing. Alison is also about halfway through a MPA program with a concentration in domestic violence.