As THRIVE’s executive assistant, Alissa Williams helps Jon (CEO/Co-Founder) and Trent (CCO/Co-Founder) with executive tasks. In addition, she serves as Brand Custodian, Operations Manager and Cultural Ambassador, and is an integral part of the THRIVE team.


Alissa has provided executive-level assistance to c-suite leaders for years. Before joining THRIVE, she supported COOs, VPs and Office Managers at digital marketing agencies Engauge and Moxie. She was also an Editorial Assistant at Jezebel, which made her proficient in research, writing and copyediting. Alissa graduated with honors from the University of Georgia, and holds a B.A. in Journalism with an emphasis in print magazines.


Outside of THRIVE, Alissa is an avid reader, and is working on her own novel. When she’s not at the dog park with her puggle and her husband, she’s often found volunteering for various nonprofits that assist children, such as Everybody Wins! Atlanta and Junior Achievement.