A Dallas native Allison is new to living in New York and found boxing as a way into shape and meet new people.
Working to make a difference Allison is thrilled to be a part of Gleason's Independence Blast to support several charities that she feels are important.
She believes that everyone deserves good learning opportunities and role models in order to have a fair chance of success in life.
The charity: Give A kid A Dream provides both, and she is very happy to contribute to such a great program.
Her hero and personal role model is Michelle Obama as she is intelligent and strives to make a difference. Allison too shares these traits and never stops doing positive things as she gives to others. Alison is an excellent problem solver and never gives up working to making a positive difference.
Her greatest achievement includes the development of a peer to peer learning organization while studying in graduate school.