Alycia earned her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 2000 from Teachers College at Columbia University in the City of New York. She has worked in a variety of settings with people of a wide range of ages and of diverse backgrounds. For eleven years, she worked exclusively with children and adults with moderate to profound developmental disabilities. Born and raised in New Jersey, she has lived in Georgia for several years and now resides in Calhoun. She enjoys spending her free time with her boyfriend and her little girls (her dog and cat).