Allison is a rising senior at Houston Christian High School in Houston, Texas. She participates in the math club, of which she will be vice president, and, as programmer and driver, her school’s new BEST robotics team, which advanced to state in its first year. She runs cross country and will be on the varsity swim team for the third year. She is president of the National Honor Society and plays flute, piccolo and harp in her spare time. She wants to minor in a foreign language because she is learning German, Russian and Latin, and is cofounder of her school’s Latin club. She loves and plans to major in mathematics.