Ali earned her Bachelor of Music degree from Pacific Lutheran University.
While at PLU she
accompanied nearly every choir on campus, working with choral directors Kathryn Lehmann and Richard Nance.
She now spends most of her time as music director and teacher for The Hi-Liners in Burien, and also teaches classes for Village Theatre's Kidstage program.
Ali also accompanies and sings with Sonoro, a Tacoma-based choir started by her PLU friends.
free time she
enjoys singing in the Tacoma Opera chorus and teaching voice and piano lessons from her
home in Seattle.