Allison was born and raised on a cruise ship in the gulf coast. From this unique birthplace and upbringing, she remains an avid cruise enthusiast to this day. Allison and her husband live on Tiki Island with their cat & green parrot. Allison has a passion for students and has helped establish the C.R.E.W. student ministry at GCC. She has won a number of local cooking competitions and is involved in many creative projects both on and off the island.