F. Lamar Allen
Term: 1-1-05 to 12-31-20
5457 Hwy. 119 North
Clyo, GA 31303
firstname.lastname@example.org n/a Self-employed
Veteran School Board member, Lamar Allen, was born and raised in Clyo, Georgia, Mr. Allen is a proud graduate of Effingham County High School‘s Class of 1962. He attended ABAC and Georgia Southern College prior to going home to the family farm and has since dedicated much of his life in service to others. He retired from the US Army as 1st Sergeant and has utilized his time and talents across various capacities at both local and state levels.
Locally, Mr. Allen has held positions on the boards of United Way-Effingham and United Way of the Coastal Empire and has served as Board president of the Effingham County Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce, and the Board of Education. He continues to serve as a member of the Rotary Club and Chamber of Commerce and has proudly held the position of Board Chair for the Effingham County Board of Education for the past eleven years. At the state level, most recently, Mr. Allen served on the Board of Directors for the Georgia School Board Association(GSBA).
While his service to the public is a great source of pride for Lamar Allen, his greatest claim to success is the family he has built with his wife of 48 years, Mrs. Bobbie Ann Allen. Together they share one son, Troy (wife Jinci) and three beautiful grandchildren, Jennings, Jax, and Iyla. Mr. Allen and his family reside in Clyo and are active members of Springfield United Methodist Church. Mr. Lamar Allen is eager to continue his service to our community.