Current term expires in Jan. 2023. This race will not be on the ballot in the 2020 election.
SBOE member since January 2005. Director of special projects for Houston ISD. Previously served as a teacher and principal.
Recommended favorably by Texans for Public Education, a grassroots educators' group that has researched and rated candidates in the 2018 election based on their stances toward public schools.
Endorsed in the 2018 primary election by the editorial board of the Houston Chronicle.
Allen is a candidate for a Texas State House seat in 2020. Click here to view his House candidate profile.
Did not respond to the 2018 ATPE Candidate Survey.
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