The Navy Reserve has given him the opportunity to volunteer to serve in 9 different countries and many stateside locations caring for our sailors, marines, and coast guard, He also was asked to work alongside the Army for an IRT.
In addition to Reserve duties he has participated in many mission trips. These events have covered 5 continents and over 30 countries, providing dental assistance to less fortunate people in the world. Dr Allen's motto since graduating from Dental School has been "Dentistry is My Ministry".
Dr Allen served as deacon in FBC Jackson where he taught Bible Drill, Sunday School to 5th graders and high school seniors for over 25 years. He has been a member of the American Dental Association, MS Dental Association or Alabama Dental Association since graduation.
He and his wife Carolyn enjoy spending time with their 3 children and 2 grandchildren. His hobbies include golf, fishing, and running.