Allen started at Saint Xavier University in December 2006 and serves as assistant facility manager for the Shannon Athletic Center and coordinator of the SXU Intramural program. In addition to these duties, she also is a fitness class instructor for Boot Camp 101, helps organize the annual Cougar 5K Run/Walk and SXU Health Fair, and serves on various University committees, including Staff Council.
Graduating from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana in 2005 with a degree in Sport, Recreation & Tourism, Allen is currently pursuing her Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Saint Xavier University in Marketing. She is expected to complete her graduate work in December 2010.
She currently resides in Mokena, Ill., with her husband, Kevin.
Allen's office is located in the main arena on the first floor of the Shannon Center. Her direct office number is 773-298-3586.