Allison Alderson Biography
Allison Alderson born Allison Leigh Alderson DeMarcus is an American actress, TV host, and beauty queen born on 18 January 1977 in Jackson, TN.
She has competed in the Miss Teen USA, Miss USA, and Miss America pageants.
Allison is a graduate of the University School of Jackson. In 1999, she graduated cum laude with a degree in business administration from Rhodes College where she served as president of the Chi Omega sorority. She also won the Wall Street Journal Award for Excellence in Finance because she was the top finance student in her graduating class.
As part of the Bryce Harlow Institute of Business and Government Affairs, Alderson also studied at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.
She also served as “style judge” for CMT’s Karaoke Dokey and hosted Extreme Makeover: Quickbooks Edition. She is also on the boards of directors of Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, the Women’s Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Middle Tennessee, and the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Pageant.
Alderson volunteers for Chi Omega, the Nashville Symphony League, the Nashville Humane Association, the Nashville Ballet, Second Harvest Food Bank, the Nashville Alliance, and the Oasis Center.
Allison Alderson Age
Allison Leigh Alderson was born on 18 January 1977 in Jackson, TN. She is 42 years old as of 2019.
Allison Alderson Family
Her sister Amy held the Miss District of Columbia USA 1999 title, at the same time that Alderson was Miss Tennessee. Her sister is married to country artist James Otto. She was Miss Tennessee Teen USA 1994, Miss Tennessee 1999, and Miss Tennessee USA 2002.
Allison Alderson Wife
Allison married his husband Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus on May 15, 2004, after they met during the filming of the video for the Flatts’ single “These Days,” in 2002. The couple wed in a star-studded ceremony, with DeMarcus’ bandmates, Gary LeVox and Joe Don Rooney, serving as groomsmen, along with Cledus T. Judd. Vince Gill, Chicago member Jason Scheff, and Christian singer Michael English performed during the wedding.
Allison Alderson Children
The couple welcomed their first child a daughter, Madeline Leigh Demarcus, on 18 December 2010. They welcomed their second child Dylan Jay on 20 July 2012. DeMarcus almost missed the birth of their son, as he was in Detroit, Mich when his wife went into labor.
He raced to the hospital in Nashville and fortunately made it just in time to welcome his son.
Allison Alderson Now
Allison works on the CMT show Hot 20 Countdown and is the regular host of the Miss Tennessee pageant, which is held in her hometown, Jackson. She has also been a red-carpet-show host for the CMT Music Awards, a roving reporter and correspondent for the Miss America pageant, and a correspondent for CMT Insider, interviewing actors from Shia LaBeouf to Dolly Parton.
Allison Alderson’s Net Worth
Alderson’s husband Jay has an estimated net worth of $50 million but Allison’s net worth is not yet revealed.