Ali has lived on the Falkland Islands and South Georgia but now lives on the Isle of Skye in Scotland. She has worked on expedition ships since 2010, and is a self-confessed ‘polar addict’ with a deep love of Antarctica and the Arctic; their landscapes, wildlife, and history. She has published three books: Plants of the Falkland Islands and two art and craft books for kids using penguins and albatross as their inspiration. Ali finished three marathons, and she enjoys hiking, cycling, photography, and art. She loves sharing her knowledge of and passion for the polar regions.