Alison Hansen grew up in Upstate New York then headed to North Carolina to attend High Point University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, and graduated with All University Honors. After graduation, Alison taught 6th grade science in Henderson, North Carolina. The following year, Alison moved to San Jose, CA and taught 8th grade math and science. Alison relocated to Puyallup in 2016 with her significant other and son to teach Math at Summit.
Alison loves working for Summit and being able to teach students to feel successful with math. She also hopes to inspire the students to think critically about the world around them and develop a passion for learning and helping the community. Alison is looking forward to the upcoming school year and hoping to develop and grow as a teacher and mentor as well as helping to strengthen the foundation of Summit Olympus.