Name: Allison Matlack
ASU Alumna, Honors English '05
Place of service: Senkoase High School, Mokhotlong (district), Lesotho 05-07
Program of service: Education
Matlack served for 23 months as a Peace Corps volunteer (plus 2 months in training). Allison taught English language/literature to students aged 12-27 and had numerous secondary projects including: forming a library, teaching HIV/AIDS prevention and cure, coaching volleyball, writing grants and facilitating workshops.
Matlack graduated in 2005 summa cum laude from ASU with a BA in English with a concentration in creative writing, and hopes to use the experience to further a writing career. In the meantime, she's looking to continue teaching in some capacity. Allison is pictured above at her traditional wedding in Lesotho to fellow Peace Corps Volunteer Anthony Pranger.