Allison Salisbury

Allison Salisbury

SVP, Employer Solutions

Guild Education

Allison Salisbury is a Senior Vice President leading the Employer Solutions Team at Guild Education. Guild is a venture-backed company that partners with Fortune 500 companies to unlock opportunity for America’s workforce through education and upskilling.

She draws on a career steeped in education and economic mobility, directing a team that works with employers to design upskilling strategies and solutions to attract, retain, and develop talent.

Prior to Guild, Allison served as a Senior Partner and the Head of Innovation at Entangled Group (acquired by Guild Education), where she started the Economic Mobility Practice focused on advising employers, learning providers, and philanthropists on creating economic opportunity through education and upskilling. While at Entangled, she also helped incubate and advise four edtech companies: ReUp Education, Pathstream, Adjacent Academies, and Outset Careers.

Previously, she held senior roles at EdSurge, where she built the higher education business, and Davidson College, where she led strategic initiatives from the President’s Office.
She regularly shares insights on the future of work and learning in her column on Forbes.