Alison Kassel

Alison Kassel

CIO – Operating Platforms
TrueBlue

Alison Kassel is Chief Information Officer for our Operating Platforms and Vice President of Applications for TrueBlue. TrueBlue is a $2.5+ billion publicly traded company focused on staffing, recruiting, and outsourcing. TrueBlue serves over 130,000 clients and places over 750,000 people into full-time careers and temporary assignments in a variety of industries. TrueBlue is recognized on the Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies list.

Alison is a versatile business technology leader, with experience in developing strategies, transforming organizations, implementing portfolio management and governance models, and delivering solutions enabling organizations to achieve their strategic and operating plan objectives. Alison was CIO of Seaton before its acquisition by TrueBlue in 2014. Prior to that, Alison has held significant IT roles for highly respected organizations such as U.S. Cellular, McDonalds, Motorola, NutraSweet, and Andersen Consulting.

Alison is on the Board of Directors for Have Dreams, a non-profit organization which serves children, teens, and adults impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder. She is also an advisory member to i.c. Stars, a non-profit organization that prepares inner-city youth for careers in information technology and a dedication to community involvement and leadership. Alison has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Iowa and has completed Executive Education programs at The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. She is Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), and is a Certified Change Agent

Industry: 
Staffing

A Measurable Impact

Initial placement rate:
90%
Industry retention rate:
81%
College attendance rate:
55%
Alumni actively engaged in their communities:
72%
Average 12-month earnings before program:
$10,790
Average 12-month earnings after program:
$44,010