Past Women of Achievement, Allison Dickson, Southwestern, shares her inspiring story of achieving greatness despite obstacles in her life.
Allison Dickson, Southwestern, is an attorney, activist, philanthropist and a 2022 Tri Delta Woman of Achievement. She was born with a rare form of muscular dystrophy and was not expected to live past the age of three. Despite a lifetime of overcoming challenges, Allison shares her motto in life, “I don’t need easy, I just need possible.” She discusses her membership journey in Tri Delta and why being selected as a Woman of Achievement is such an honor for her. Allison is a powerful advocate of education and has established multiple academic scholarships to help a new generation access the education she was given as a result of scholarships. Her story is an inspiration to all!
Here are some highlights:
2:40 Allison shares the early obstacles in her life
5:30 Allison’s motto and how she applies it
7:30 Her Tri Delta membership journey
13:56 Passion for her law career
18:50 New career practicing law
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