Allison Shane joined the St. Mary's College of Maryland sailing coaching staff on March of 2019.
Shane grew up sailing in Duxbury, Massachusetts, and taught at Duxbury Yacht Club and Duxbury Bay Maritime School (DBMS) for several summers. She graduated from St. Mary's College in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in public policy and competed on the varsity sailing team for all four years.
Shane helped lead the Seahawks to a second-place finish at the team race national championships, received Academic All-American honors in 2015 and was selected to All-MAISA honors. She was an active member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) from 2012 – 2015.
Prior to her return to intercollegiate athletics at her alma mater, Shane worked at Allianz Asset Management as an international benefits specialist.