Ali joined the Colorado Impact Fund as an Advisor in 2022 and became a Principal in 2023. Previously, she spent four years in brand management at Annie’s (General Mills), where she helped lead new product innovation and spearheaded regenerative agriculture efforts. Before Annie’s, Ali worked in the Obama White House for Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative, and as the Special Assistant to the Director of the National Park Service.
Ali holds a B.A. in Politics from Princeton University and a M.B.A. from University of California – Berkeley. She grew up in Denver and lives there today with her husband Paul and their daughter Sophie. In her free time, Ali loves to swim, cycle and recreate with her family in Colorado’s great outdoors.