Allison Lowe-Fotos

Allison Lowe-Fotos

Policy Manager, Illinois Policy

Allison Lowe-Fotos, M.S.W., L.C.S.W. is a policy manager with Start Early’s Illinois Policy Team. She works on issues and initiatives of mental health, home visiting, early childhood expulsion, child welfare, families impacted by the criminal justice system and early childhood workforce development.

She has previously worked in direct practice in early childhood education programs providing case management, family support work, therapy with children and families, infant/early childhood mental health consultation and supervising a teen parent home visiting program. She also has international experience working in programs and projects in China, Mexico and Turkey.

Allison has a B.S. in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an M.S.W. from Loyola University Chicago and is credentialed in Infant Mental Health.