Alyssa is from Hudson, PA. She is a 2013 Psychology graduate from Wilkes University. Alyssa was crowned the 2013 Miss Tanfastic and was featured in The 2014 Girls of NEPA calendar. She graduated from John Robert Powers Modeling and Charm school in Philadelphia. Alyssa attended the New York International Modeling and Talent Association(IMTA), where she was awarded for Honorable Mentions for Model of The Year, metals for Runway, Swimwear, Jeans, and Commercial print. She competed in the National American Miss (NAM) pageant. Alyssa was awarded NAM PA Teen casual wear winner, portfolio award, and NAM Spirit Award.