Aly is a doctoral candidate in The Department of Kinesiology and Sports Management. Prior to arriving at Texas A&M, Aly spent the last 8 years as an officer in the US Air Force. Upon completing her degree, she will continue her service as a teacher in the Physical Education Department at the Air Force Academy. Aly received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Stanford University. During her time at Stanford, Aly was a member of the national championship winning soccer team.