Ali is a recent graduate of DePaul University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary education and physics. In college, Ali worked with students from a variety of CPS schools on the north and west side, danced and choreographed for DePaul Dance Company, and held a variety of on-campus jobs. She loves adventuring around Chicago on her bike or with friends, trying new recipes, dancing, and going to events around the city. Ali will take any opportunity she can to help students of all ages and abilities to grow and learn. She is excited to start co-designing and teaching Principles of Engineering at ITW David Speer Academy this fall!