About Alliance 2020

Unmatched Excellence Since 1987

Alliance 2020 was founded in 1987 by Kathy Faulkes, Founder and President, with a primary focus on tenant screening background checks.  We provide nationally accredited customer service. Alliance 2020 has expanded into multiple business sectors focusing on products and services directly related background screening services. Today our suite of products includes tenant screening background checks, employment screening background checks, volunteer background checks, credentialing, fingerprinting, drug collections and much more.

Alliance 2020 stands by it’s core values which include:

  • Always Best Value
  • Nationally Accredited Customer Service You Can Trust
  • Absolute Integrity
  • Customer – First Partnership
  • State of the Art Technology


Today Alliance 2020 is known as the leading background screening provider in the United States. In addition Alliance 2020 was one of the first credit reporting agencies to be awarded with Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA). We are also founding members of the National Consumer Reporting Association and PBSA.

In closing, our history is one of quality, achievement, and expansion to meet market conditions and client needs; a tradition that continues today. We want to thank you for being part of the Alliance 2020 family and look forward to working with you in the future.

Meet the Team

We’d love for you to get to know the staff behind Alliance 2020 a little bit better.

National Accreditation

Accreditation provides a seal of quality and a series of high standards.


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304 Main Ave S, Suite 101, Renton, WA 98057       |       425.271.8065       |       info@alliance2020.com

Core Values

Our core values have been and continue to be instilled into all of our employees. We believe in and work very hard to ensure every employee understands our values and implements them on a daily basis.

Always Best Value

At Alliance 2020 we are committed to delivering the best value. The products we provide, our attention to detail, our extensive knowledge, our commitment to quality, our rapid turnaround time and the level of service.

Service You Can Trust

In the information age, trust is a valuable commodity. At Alliance 2020, we are committed to providing dependable service that leads to a relationship of trust.

Absolute Integrity

Every Alliance 2020 staff member is committed to acting with absolute integrity. As a firm, and as individuals, we act in a manner that respects you and your clients, and values your goals.

A Customer - First Partnership

Because we are in business to meet your goals, we put you first. Each Alliance staff member is personally committed to making sure that your needs are understood.

Use Technology to Deliver Quality, Efficiency and Value

Since its inception in 1987, Alliance 2020 has embraced technology to meet the needs of our customers. We were one of the first firms of our kind to become fully automated and we are constantly upgrading our capabilities to provide better service, security and deliverables. We continually seek to create more streamlined processes and tools to assist you in meeting your goals to make your job easier.

Directly Resolve Problems by Taking Ownership

Each Alliance 2020 staff member is trained and enabled to take ownership of any issue and directly provide a resolution. If the staff member you speak to cannot immediately provide a solution, answer your question or resolve your problem, he or she will quickly refer the matter to their immediate supervisor who will provide a resolution.