Ally is a postgraduate student at St. Antony’s College, Oxford University. Born and raised in North Carolina, USA, she holds a B.A. in Latin American Studies and Leadership Studies from the University of Richmond in Virginia. During her undergraduate studies, Ally focused on the Guatemalan Civil War and the human rights violations that occurred against Indigenous women. At Oxford, she hopes to study the connections between human rights violations in Latin America and modern-day health inequalities.