Coach Ali grew up in Springfield, Pennsylvania, where she began playing lacrosse at age seven. Her lacrosse career continued at Springfield High School and the University of Delaware, where her club lacrosse team won their region and traveled to Minnesota for the National Tournament.
Ali graduated University of Delaware with a duel degree in Elementary and Special Education. She also has her Master’s in Education.
With an energetic personality, Coach Ali loves teaching students with special needs and is currently a life skills support teacher in the Downingtown Area School District. Prior to Downingtown SD she taught inthe Lower Merion and Upper Darby School Districts, where she coached soccer at the high school level and lacrosse at the middle school level. Coach Ali is eager to assist young children as they learn the game of lacrosse at an early level– just as she did through the 1st Start Lacrosse Program!