Alongside Stan Hsue, Allison oversees Lion US and heads up the current productions team, responsible for all of Lion's series, specials and pilots.
Allison joined Lion in 2004 and since then has executive produced the Emmy-winning Cash Cab for the Discovery Channel and Bravo, Jason Biggs' Cash at Your Door for E!, hundreds of hours of true-crime programming for Investigation Discovery, and a wide-ranging slate of programs for MTV, The Food Network, The Discovery Channel, Bravo and all of Lion's network partners.
Before coming to Lion, Allison was a show-runner and producer for the WB, Sundance, WEtv, Oxygen and Discovery.
Allison started her career at MTV in the News and Docs department, where she fulfilled her teenage dreams of going on tour with Nine Inch Nails and being in the same room as Ben Affleck.
Allison is also an alumna of the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.