Alison English

Model Rocket Building Mentor- Hāmākua District

Alison English is a resident of Honokaʻa, where she has lived most of her life. She serves as the Science Department Chair at Honokaʻa High and Intermediate School where she has taught Biology for the past twenty years. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Sciences, minoring in Astronomy and Geology at the University of Hawaiʻi. Alison began working on her Ph. D in Astronomy Education through the University of Wyoming.

She works half time for the University of Hawaiʻi, lecturing Astronomy and Biology at the NHERC Campus. In addition to her teaching duties, Alison volunteers as the National Honor Society and the Science Club Advisor.