Allyson Stewart is an Account Executive within the Arts and Cultural Business Unit at Blackbaud. She joined the company in 1999 and has experience in multiple departments. Allyson’s background before Blackbaud included retail software and database management. She began her career with Blackbaud in the Customer Support department working with US-based and international clients. She moved on to become an Instructor for Blackbaud and eventually made her way to Sales Engineering. In working with organizations to understand their challenges and aligning Blackbaud’s solutions, she found her niche. Today, and for the past 9 years, Allyson works exclusively within the Arts and Cultural sector strategizing with those organizations to better understand how to address challenges with technology and services. Allyson is a native of the Charleston, SC area and works primarily with organizations in the Southeast.