Alyssa had studied performing arts with a minor in radio broadcasting at Colombia College in Chicago, before starting her career in the service industry. She has held positions raging from barista, to dog walking to OSHA coordinator for a veterinary clinic. Her life as always been filled with animals even before she joined the MVS team in January 2020.
Alyssa currently lives in Madison with her black Domestic Short Hair cat, Gir, who she rescued when Gir was 6 years old. In her spare time, Alyssa enjoys conventions, cosplaying with friends, game nights and baking.