Executive Director for Student Success
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Allen is an alum of Tennessee Tech University from Chattanooga, TN. He received a B.S. in Business Administration - Management Information Systems and a M.P.S. in Strategic Leadership. Allen provides strategic leadership and vision for the offices of New Student & Family Programs, Launchpad Student Success Center, and Center for Career Development. Additionally, he oversees the Freshman Flight Path Attendance Initiative, is the program owner for TechConnect (EAB-Navigate) Student Success Platform, and leads student success initiatives to support undergraduate student retention and progression. His professional interests are student retention, transition, and professional development programs for students. In addition to supporting the Golden Eagles, he mountain bikes, kayaks, and is a Nashville Predators and Dallas Mavericks fan.