Ally joined IQSS in May of 2022 as a temporary employee and became permanent in August of the same year. Prior to IQSS, she worked as an administrative assistant in the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University. Before that, Ally worked for 3 years at MIT's Technology Licensing Office as a docketing assistant. Ally holds a master's in Theatre and Performance Studies from the University of Edinburgh and a bachelor's in English from Mount Holyoke College. In her free time, Ally enjoys practicing and performing improv with her friends, running, and admiring dogs. Yes, any and every dog everywhere.