Allen began his career in 1999 with Coca-Cola Enterprises as a Delivery Merchandiser in West Point, Ga. In 2003, he began as a Distribution Supervisor over the Full Service Team and in 2005 an On Premise District Sales Manager at the Opelika Sales Center. The Opelika Sales Center and West Point Sales Center merged in 2007. As a result of that transition, Allen was named as a Home Market District Sales Manager in West Point. Other positions Allen has held were Merchandising Supervisor in West Point and Merchandising Manager for the Alabama Market Unit under Coca-Cola Refreshments. In 2014 Allen served as a Key Account Developer for the South Alabama Division with United.
Allen has been married to his wife Kay for over 20 years and they have two sons, Chase and Jaden.