National Lead - Athlete Support & Governance
Alison has worked in the area of education and lifestyle support for TASS athletes since joining the scheme in 2010. During this time, she has had responsibility for managing the national TASS network of lifestyle advisors, helping shape TASS policy and working with external organisations such as UK Anti-Doping and SkillsActive to help develop the support that TASS offers to talented athletes. Development and delivery of the nationally recognised 1st4sport TALS qualification also falls under Alison’s remit. Prior to TASS, Alison spent many years working within professional football, having worked at both The Football Association and Professional Footballers’ Association.