Born in Leeds, Alison's family moved to Stamford Bridge in the 1970's. After leaving school Alison chose a career in Dental Nursing. She worked in Pocklington for 4 years before taking time out to travel. On her return Alison worked for a Private Practice in York for 15 years. On marrying and moving to the Malton area Alison gained the position of Practice Manager at Pickering Dental Health Practice.
Dentistry has changed a great deal since Alison started in the industry and she now attends courses on a regular basis to keep up to date with changes.
Alison enjoys walking, travelling, cooking, spending time with her family and cake decorating.