Alison (Ali) Noji Clauser is the Associate Director in the Office of Global Initiatives. She is responsible for Penn Global's communication initiatives, development and stewardship reporting, and funding programs such as the Penn India Research and Engagement Fund and Global Engagement Fund, among other activities. A former Global Initiatives Fellow, Ali returns to Penn Global after pursuing a M.S.Ed from Penn's Graduate School of Education. Before coming to Penn, Ali was the Proposal and Project Coordinator at Child Trends, a non-profit research center, where she was responsible for managing bid, proposal, and post-award activities. Ali holds a B.A. in French and International Studies from the University of Richmond.