Alison was born and raised in New York City where she currently lives. She is a licensed Master of Social Work.
She has been an actress, appearing in many commercials, and an advertising copywriter.
Alison is an avid dog person and plans for her dog, Dea to become a therapy animal to those in need. In her spare time, she continues to take Italian classes in hope of becoming more proficient. She is also an exercise enthusiast, especially hiking and skiing.
A Place Called Grace is her first book chronicling her journey though life from surviving a dysfunctional childhood, dealing with depression and loneliness, becoming an actress, picking up and relocating to a new country, subbing a horrible accident and then journeying home again.
A Place Called Grace is a humorous, hopeful, bittersweet memoir that shows how a seemingly unmoored existence can find its safe, solid center after all.