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Alison King

Forescout Technologies


Last updated: Jan 16, 2024

Alison King is the vice president of government affairs at Forescout Technologies. Alison earned her M.S. in conflict analysis and resolution from George Mason University and an MBA from Georgetown University. Before joining Forescout, Alison spent over a decade in the federal civil service, working for the Department of the Navy, where she was selected for the Defense Fellowship program in 2019 and was assigned to Congressman Mike Gallagher. Next, Alison served on the United States Cyberspace Solarium Commission as the strategic communications and legislative affairs director. She completed her time in the executive branch as a legislative affairs advisor at the Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). 

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