Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, Chairman Emeritus HUB International Mid-America
A graduate of Oklahoma State University School of Business, Jack Allen serves on the Board of Governors for the OSU Foundation. He was elected to the OSU School of Business Hall of Fame, the OCU Business School Hall of Fame, and is a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity.
A passionate belief that education can be transformed by both individual and corporate involvement is central to many of Jack’s personal and financial commitments. He has been recognized as a hero of education by Great Expectations, an organization that trains educators to inspire and motivate students. In 2002, Jack established the Jack Allen Family Education Foundation in order to further support his goal of improving public education.
Jack is a regular guest speaker at university classes on the topics of diversity, vision, entrepreneurship and management methodology. He has taught in the OSU-Tulsa MBA program on contemporary management. He also serves on the board of advisors for the Riata Center of Entrepreneurship. Jack is a strong advocate for Project ECHO and is heavily involved with both the National ECHO program and the OSU-CHS ECHO program.
Jack currently serves on the boards of Indian Nations Council Boy Scouts of America, Tulsa Sports Commission, the advisory board for Commerce Bank, and Hillcrest Hospital.