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Allison Buehner is passionate about the Association for Women in Communications. She attended her first AWC National Conference in 2013. When she joined the Bloomington-Normal Professional AWC chapter, she was tapped to be Student Scholarship Chair.
Seeking to extend her AWC professional networking experience to other Illinois State University students, she secured a faculty advisor and worked to re-establish the ISU AWC registered student organization in April 2014. Allison served as the first chapter president, her Junior year of college and served as past-president on the student chapter board her Senior year. Allison is currently the Student Outreach Committee Chair for AWC National.
Allison is a Junior Account Executive for Mac Strategies Group in Chicago, Illinois. She participates on account teams to assist with media outreach, drafting communication materials, and conducting research to pursue strategic objectives aligned with clients’ goals. Her passion lies in using data to improve communication and enhance brand awareness in an effective and engaging way to reach the intended audience. A graduate of Illinois State University, Allison has a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational and Leadership Communication Studies with a minor in Business Administration.