A Virginia native, Allison moved to Austin, Texas, in January 2014 to pursue a career in journalism with a startup company. Before moving, she graduated from the College of William and Mary with a Bachelor of Arts in English, and she earned her Master of Fine Arts in writing at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She has been published in Atlanta magazine as well as Savannah Magazine, and she recently worked as a copy editor for a small, Austin-based media company. In her free time, you can find Allison reading or picking out unnecessary accessories for the puppy she doesn’t have yet.