Allison A. Bennington is a Partner and Chief Global Affairs Officer of ValueAct Capital. Ms. Bennington leads ValueAct Capital’s global strategy and engagement efforts with a diverse set of stakeholders, including corporate shareholders, government officials, business media, academia, and other thought leaders. Prior to her current role, Ms. Bennington was ValueAct Capital’s Chief Legal Officer. Allison was appointed by Chairman Jay Clayton to the SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee and is on its Investor as Owner Subcommittee. She is a member of the Investor Advisory Group of the SASB Alliance and is on the Steering Committee of the Investor Stewardship Group (ISG). Allison is a Member of the American Legal Institute, the Advisory Board of the Institute for Corporate Governance and Finance at NYU Law, and the Berkeley Center for Law, Business and Economics at the University of California Berkeley School of Law. She is a former member of the Advisory Board of the Program for Corporate Governance at Harvard Law School. Allison received her undergraduate degree from the University of California Berkeley and her J.D. from the University of California Hastings College of the Law.