Allison Preiss is the vice president of Communications at the Center for American Progress. Before joining American Progress in 2014, Preiss held various communications roles with the U.S. Senate for more than six years. She served as press secretary for U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman Tom Harkin (D-IA), Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT). Her start on Capitol Hill was in the office of Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN). 

Preiss began her career in politics working as a field organizer in New Hampshire for former President Barack Obama’s primary campaign. A native of the Washington, D.C., area, Preiss holds a degree in political science from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts.

By Allison Preiss
Workers who risk their lives to run others’ errands should have basic benefits: Personal protection, a minimum wage, health insurance and moreMarketWatchApril 2, 2020
I Got a $10,000 Voucher for Being Bumped Off a United Flight – Thanks to Consumer Protection LawsNBC NewsMarch 29, 2018
Off the Rails: Trump’s Disappointing Infrastructure ProposalThe National InterestFebruary 20, 2018
6 Things to Watch for in Trump’s Infrastructure ScamCenter for American ProgressFebruary 9, 2018