Ali graduated from Florida Southern College, where she doubled majored in Human Movement & Performance and Physical Education. She obtained her master’s degree from USF. At Florida Southern College, Ali was a 2-time Academic All-American, national championship qualifier in cross country and school record holder in track. In her spare time Ali enjoys yoga, swimming, and spending time with her nephew Kellen and nieces Amelia and Tessa. Ali also continues to train and run competitively. Ali has several certifications including AFAA Personal Training, ACE Group Instructor and she is Yoga, Pilates, and Aqua fitness certified.