Ali was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She studied psychology at the University of Oklahoma, where her passion for discipleship and God’s Word began. After graduating, she spent a year in India on the mission field, then lived in Dallas while pursuing her master’s degree in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. She moved to Memphis in 2015 to work for Downline, and she met her husband, Steve, during her first year on staff. She loves Memphis and is grateful for the opportunity to work for Downline doing what she loves the most!