Allen’s favorite aspect of being a corporate controller with Own The Room is speaking with past participants and hearing how they successfully applied Own The Room’s methodology at the office and in their presentations. Working behind the scenes, he ensures clients receive top-notch service and timely, accurate information.
Allen’s career in accounting has spanned a range of industries and companies, from Ernst & Young, where he managed tax services for Fortune 500 clients, to E*Trade Financial, where he supervised teams of accountants from Virginia to India to ensure smooth operations and transactions. He obtained his BS in Accounting at San Diego State University and his Master’s in Taxation at American University in Washington, DC.
Allen is an avid athlete, having rowed crew at San Diego State and played rugby for the Old Aztecs Rugby Club. He is a Green Bay Packers fan, who tries to catch at least one live game per year. He resides in Charleston, SC with his two beautiful daughters.