Senior Manager of Training & Workforce Development

Allison Bumatay


Allison Bumatay is the Senior Manager of Training and Workforce Development at BAVC Media. Allison is responsible for organizing and facilitating all adult advanced training experiences, including classes, advising media students and workforce development participants, interfacing with community partners, and assisting with reporting and marketing.

Allison joined BAVC Media in December 2023. She is excited about bridging her personal and professional interests in her role at BAVC after previously working at various Bay Area nonprofits supporting low-income and first-generation students. She studied cognitive science and education at UC Berkeley and in her professional career, aims to provide equitable opportunities to underserved and underrepresented populations.

In her free time, Allison enjoys embarking on culinary adventures, being outdoors, and crafting. You can typically find her at new restaurants, whipping up a dessert in the kitchen, enjoying a picnic at the park, or playing board games with friends.