Allison Bienas is a lecturer for the American Sign Language (ASL) language sequence. She is a recent Master of Education graduate from Pennsylvania State University specializing in Curriculum and Instruction. Her research focus was on students’ attitude and motivation toward learning a second language, more specifically toward ASL. Previously, she served as an adjunct instructor of ASL at The College of New Jersey and Villanova University. She was also an ASL tutor at Bloomsburg University.