Alison is a Gomeroi woman from the NSW floodplain fringe who recently completed a Bachelor of Arts and LLB at the University of Technology, Sydney. She was the 2015 National Law Student of the Year, 2011-2014 UTS Law Equity Scholarship recipient, and the 2015 Kuril Dhagun Indigenous Writing Fellowship recipient. Alison has commenced an LLM at Harvard in 2017. She recently released a book called ‘Lemons in the Chicken Wire’. Alison was a participant in the Aurora Indigenous Scholars International Study Tour in 2016.