A Fayetteville native, Ms. McAllister is a skilled pianist and vocalist. She has a strong musical background, having performed in shows at both the Cape Fear Regional Theater and at University of North Carolina at Pembroke, from where she holds a BA in Music degree. During her time at UNCP Ms. McAllister participated in various vocal ensembles, including the University Chorale, the Pembroke Singers, and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble. The latter two being the most prestigious and students may join by audition only.
Ms. McAllister is excited to join the Fayetteville School of Music team and serve her hometown community by helping to shape the next generation of young singers. Ms. McAllister is also a film aficionado and enjoys writing for this art form, as well.