7000 N. 16th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Phone 1 (800) 990-9806
Jennifer Clancy, Co-founder
All roads in Jennifer’s life lead to co-founding ALLE Learning™. Born and raised in Arizona, she leads the company’s vision in delivering on-campus lifelong learning experiences for residents of senior adult living communities.
Jennifer has a BA in Early Childhood Education and an MA in English Composition from Arizona State University. She left classroom teaching after eight years and became a technology sales person for international software companies. Jennifer has also developed and delivered an on-site workshop for activity staff, The Lifelong Learning Workshop, which is accredited by NCCAP for earned CEUs. Now the company has taken steps to have a national presence with the ALLE Learning™ Lifelong Learning Education Platform.
Following retirement, Jennifer chose to help care for her mother, Marcella, who had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Marcella was the inspiration for ALLE Learning™.
Jan Christensen, Co-founder
Jan has demonstrated a passion for community service throughout her life. She graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in Education and pursued graduate studies and ESL certification, at the University of Arizona.
Jan has demonstrated a passion for community service throughout her life. She graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in Education and pursued graduate studies and ESL certification, at the University of Arizona. After five years as a Title I teacher she became the managing partner of a large medical clinic. She eventually returned to teaching as a museum educator, where she created classroom curriculum, teacher workshops, lecture series, and family museum experiences. Currently Jan leads a community committee committed to improving the quality of civics education in the public schools.
Jennifer & Jan are sisters who chose to care for their mother, Marcella, after she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. In addition to raising a family, Marcella was a beloved classroom teacher who actively participated in church and community organizations throughout her adult life. Marcella was an avid lifelong learner and is the inspiration for ALLE Learning™.