Alison was born and raised in Chesterton. She attended Indiana University earning her Bachelor’s degree. Prior to joining GIS in 2016 Alison spent nearly 10 years in banking helping clients with banking, investments, business and loans. Alison lives in Chesterton with her teenage son, where she is an active volunteer, sitting on the CHS Band Booster board. She also is a volunteer with Porter County Court Appointed Special Advocates. In Alison’s spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family, beach days and musical performances.