Allison Ildefonso is a journalist and student from Southern California. She has a bachelor’s in mass communication from Colorado Mesa University, where she served as editor-in-chief of the student newspaper, the Criterion, and managing editor of the student magazine, Horizon.
Allison is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists and won a Mark of Excellence award in 2015 for news writing. She is currently in the journalism graduate program in the Center for Media, Communication and Information at the University of Colorado Boulder. As a graduate student, she plans to focus her work on environmental policy and society. You can view her work here.