Allison oversees all operations of the Global Education and also serves as primary advisor for the Valpo Study Abroad programs. Additionally, she coordinates faculty-led and other special international programs. Prior to this role, Allison worked in Valpo’s Office of the Provost for three years.
Allison has Ph.D. in Political Science from Loyola University (Chicago), and her area of focus was International Relations. While a graduate research assistant at Loyola, she provided support for the International Studies Program, which included assisting with study abroad. She has a B.A. in Political Science and Spanish, with a minor in French, from Wittenberg University. During her undergraduate studies, she spent a summer abroad in Nantes, France, and a semester abroad in Salamanca, Spain.
Outside of the office, Allison enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and friends, baking, and taking daily walks with her active dog.