Allison

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Hometown: Chatham, IL

Birthday: June 4th

College (if any): Southern Illinois University 

Major/Minor: Environmental Chemistry 

Current Occupation: Administrative Assistant

The thing(s) you can’t live without: My family, my dogs, my friends, the gym and Pinterest! 

Long term career goal: I would love to become a chemical researcher for a global oil company.

Something you’ve always wanted to learn? How to tumble. I'd love to be able to do some cool gymnastics tricks.

Hobbies: Dancing, singing, and attempting DIY projects I find on Pinterest. 

Interests: Reading, working out, and cooking.

Favorite Quote: “Once upon a time, you were a little girl with big dreams that you promised you'd make real one day. Don't disappoint yourself."

Favorite Movies: Any Disney or Pixar movie, any football-related movie and, of course, romantic comedies!

Favorite Music: Top 40, alternative and country music 

Favorite Books: Currently, I'm all about inspirational books. Being in the right mindset is crucial for a happy life.

How do you stay in shape? I workout at Orange Theory fitness and I weight train.

Favorite healthy meal? Baked chicken breast with jasmin rice and broccoli. And if I'm on the go and can't eat a cooked meal, I love meal-replacement smoothies from Smoothie King.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years? Hopefully I will still be dancing, working in a chemical lab and settled down in a beautiful home with my spouse and two dogs.

Most interesting experience you have had as a Storm Dancer? I absolutely love going to appearances and meeting our fans. The support system we have means the world to me and makes it very enjoyable and almost every time, someone knows me by name!

Something most people don't know about you: I can sing. I have done musical theater for more than 10 years, and I have sang the National Anthem at many of my university's sports games.

Greatest accomplishment in your life thus far: Becoming captain of the Tampa Bay Storm Cheerleaders!  I am completely humbled and honored to lead these beautiful ladies on and off the field.

Three words that describe you: Determined, entertaining and genuine.

Favorite Reality TV Show: Impractical Jokers