Allison Blackwell

American Sign Language Teacher/Mentor

Allison is thrilled to be joining Fusion Academy as an American Sign Language teacher. She graduated from Ohlone College with a degree in American Sign Language & Deaf Studies, Tulane University with a B.F.A. in Acting and Pacifica Graduate Institute with an M.A. in Depth Psychology, where she is currently pursuing a doctorate degree. Prior to joining Fusion, Allison has worked as a high school ASL teacher in the Tri-Valley area. Allison is excited to be able to apply her public school teaching experience and interest in mental health/well-being to serve our students in the one-to-one model, allowing each student to receive the individual time and attention they deserve. She is passionate about music and in her free time she enjoys interpreting music into ASL, singing, dancing, and playing with her two Terrier mutts!