Allison Nicholson lives in Northern Virginia with her husband and two daughters. She is a graduate of the University of Florida and the University of Virginia School of Law. She practiced law for five years and then worked for the Admissions Office of UVA Law. Nicholson is an active member of her daughters’ school communities—serving on board of the Parent Teacher Organization and advocating for parents on educational issues. In her spare time, she is an avid reader, baker, and Pure Barre enthusiast.