Christiane Joy Allison is a multi-award-winning author, activist, and public speaker from Wasilla, Alaska. As a Rasmuson Foundation 2018 Individual Artist Project awardee, her book-award-winning children's picture books help children struggling with the Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) of the incarceration of loved ones. She was also honored to receive the Alaska Writers Guild's (AWG) 2018 Lin Halterman Memorial Grant and an Honorable Mention in their 2019 AWG Quarterly Writing Contest in Fiction for work related to her dystopian, science-fiction series, The Infinitus Saga. She is AWG's VP for the Mat-Su Valley and enjoys working with writers of all backgrounds and levels of experience. She also dedicates time to criminal justice reform activism.