Allison is one of the newest additions to the Center for Women & Gender Equity, joining the team in January 2017. Allison serves as the Primary Victim Advocate for the UTC campus. Prior to coming to UTC, Allison worked as a Victim Advocate for a non-profit in Alabama. She obtained her Bachelors in Criminal Justice and Masters in Gender and Race Studies from The University of Alabama. While in graduate school, Allison volunteered at the Women and Gender Resource Center as a mentor for the Young Women Leaders Program. Allison enjoys hiking and spending time with her cat, Mary Tyler Moore, and her dog, Boomer.