Allison Rangolan is the Chief Technical Director of the Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) and Executive Director of the Jamaica Protected Areas Trust (JPAT). She is a member of the Women In Renewable Energy (WIRE) Network which is a part of the Clinton Foundation's Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI). In 2017, she became a director of the GraceKennedy Foundation, Chair of the Environment Committee in 2018, and is a member of the External Innovation Council of GraceKennedy Limited.
Allison is a director of the Water Resources Authority (WRA) within the portfolio of the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation as well as a member of the Finance and Audit Committee, and chairs the Technical Advisory Committee. She has been a member of the Jamaica Institute of Environmental Professionals (JIEP) since 2009 and a Council Member since 2014. Allison represents the EFJ on the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) National Steering Committee and has served as Vice Chair since 2015, and was a member of the cabinet-appointed multi-stakeholder Plastic Packaging Materials Working Group where she chaired the Environment Sub-Committee. She has represented Jamaica at regional and international conservation financing and project management events, including building networks with bilateral and multilateral agencies.
Allison graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology (First Class Honours) from the University of the West Indies, and a Master of Science in Coastal Zone Management and Marine Biology from Nova Southeastern University. She enjoys reading, scuba diving, hiking, and farming.