Alison Shirley

Alison Shirley

For several years, Alison has worked with and taught children of all different ages and backgrounds. She has worked with a number of organizations which include the YMCA, Gold Arrow Camp and Think Together, all of these organizations work towards the growth of a child both physically and mentally. She has also worked as a social worker for the foster care system, where she would help children in tough situations. Her love and passion is teaching and working with children to see them grow and develop. Alison is a teacher at Hebrew Academy in the mornings and working with ABSI in the afternoon.

Alison finished a Master’s program in Social Work in 2012 from California State University, Long Beach, with an emphasis in children, youth and family. She also hold’s a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Cross Cultural Studies from Concordia University, Irvine. She looks forward to working with your children at ABSI.