Allison graduated from the University of Kentucky with a BA in International Studies and Spanish. During her sophomore year, she spent a semester studying abroad in Granada, Spain with an ISA Partner Program where she had the opportunity to study Spanish and intern with a sports tourism agency. After returning from her study abroad, Allison worked in the UKEA office as an Education Abroad Peer Ambassador in 2017. Studying abroad helped Allison earn enough academic credit to graduate a year early! After graduating from the University of Kentucky in 2018, she spent a year teaching English at a primary school in Madrid, Spain.
Allison is currently working towards her MS in Higher Education with a focus in Student Services and International Education at UK. Outside of the Education Abroad office, she enjoys running, watching UK football, and exploring new restaurants around Lexington!