(DIRECTOR & PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT)
B.Arch. (Hons.) Melbourne University, 1980., Registered Architect (Vic., NSW and Tas.), Associate Member of Australian Institute of Architects (Victorian Chapter)., Member of AIA National Access Working Group, Feng Shui Practitioner 1995.
Allen is a committed architect with great depth of experience in providing facilities for the aged and people with special needs. He is widely travelled, having been involved in projects in Afghanistan, Antarctica, India, and Iran. Allen was an adviser to Aged Care Victoria relating to a review of proposed changes to the classification of Aged Care Facilities under the Building Code Of Australia. He has substantial knowledge of the Aged Care Certification Assessment Guidelines. Allen is ia member of the Australian Institute of Architects National Access Working Group and Chair of the Victorian Committee. He is s also a community member of the City of Greater Geelong Disability Advisory Committee.