Allison originates from Scotland where she graduated from Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh in 2000. She worked for a few years in the NHS before moving to New Zealand. In New Zealand she worked across a variety of settings mostly within the Canterbury area. She moved to Toowoomba with her family in 2023.

Allison enjoys working with each individual to help them identify and achieve their activity goals. She has a broad range of experience as a physiotherapist working across many different areas and health settings. Her particular interests are working with older adults and rehabilitation both in-patients and in the community.

When not working Allison enjoys spending time with her family and can be found at various sports grounds supporting her children. She also enjoys walking, reading and movies.