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Alison Bakewell
Director of Operations

Alison is responsible for Operations at Cake4Kids. She has been active in many local non-profit organizations and has felt most inspired by the mission of Cake4Kids. She joined Cake4Kids as a baker in 2013 and was eager for the opportunity to become involved in the operations ensuring that as many children as possible felt special on their birthday. In late 2016 she transitioned to run operations after Trish O'Dwyer left to pursue her passion for chocolate making.

Before joining Cake4Kids. Alison spent more than 25 years in the high-tech industry in progressive IT roles through to the executive ranks. Alison is a Bay Area native and lives in San Jose with her husband, Tom. Their 7 children live throughout the Bay Area and Boulder, CO.