Allison Abraham started The Newton School in 2009 as a way to assist local families whose needs were not being met by the current educational options. She currently runs all day to day operations while continuing to guide the strategy for the School. Prior to this, she was a senior executive at companies such as iVillage, Ameritech and American Express. Ms. Abraham has a BA in Economics from Tufts University and an MBA from The Darden School at The University of Virginia. Her son graduated from The Newton School.