College & Career Advisor
Allison Zisko-Dua graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Education from Boston College and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Arizona State University. She began her education career with Teach for America-Phoenix as a classroom teacher. After returning to the Bay Area in 2005, Allison continued her work in education as a Director of Education for Sylvan Learning, a second grade teacher at St. Christopher School in San Jose, and a volunteer court appointed advocate with Child Advocates Santa Clara County. She joined Students Rising Above in 2011.