Senior Director, Energy Markets and Regulatory Affairs
Allen serves as the senior director of energy markets and regulatory affairs, overseeing Fresh Energy’s work related to decarbonizing our electricity system with wind and solar, and powering more of our economy with carbon-free electricity. An attorney and member of the Fresh Energy team since April 2014, Allen is a technical expert, selecting strategic regulatory interventions and providing comments and testimony in multiple key dockets at the Public Utilities Commission each year. Allen has represented Fresh Energy in regional and national forums on solar policy, clean energy in the electric system, transmission and distribution planning, distributed generation, utility business models and other issues. Before joining Fresh Energy, Allen was Staff Attorney at the Environmental Law and Policy Center. Allen has a BA in political science from Washington University in St. Louis and a JD from Stanford Law School. He is a member of the Minnesota Bar.