Allison is a Los Angeles based actress, director, and producer. Born and raised in Edinboro Pennsylvania, Allison was discovered by a model scout at age 14. Allison found the time between her busy modeling schedule to attend the University of Pittsburgh where she studied Theatre. She moved to New York city after graduation where she continued to study her craft all while modeling and booking roles in several Off-Broadway theatre productions. She quickly broke into television and began splitting her time between NYC and LA. Allison has acted in over 30 films and television shows in her career thus far. She is currently a series regular in Tyler Perry's: "The Haves and the Have Nots."