Allison Gillies graduated from the University of North Florida in 2001. She has 18 years of experience in arts education at the faculty and administrative level. She teaches all levels of drawing, figure drawing, figure painting at the graduate level, artistic anatomy, color theory, painting, art appreciation, art history, and design courses. In addition, Gillies teaches community workshops and exhibits her work.
Allison Gillies is a Professor of Art and Art Appreciation at Dallas College - North Lake Campus and Associate Faculty at Collin College.