Allison was born and raised in Scottsdale, AZ and is the oldest of five children. She moved to Colorado to attend college at the University of Colorado-Boulder where she majored in Operations Management. Eight years ago, she moved back to Denver from New York City where she met her husband, Paul Caldwell. She worked at a financial planning firm in Denver prior to having her son. Allison lives in Evergreen shares her house with her husband, son, and their three dogs.