Patrick E. Allen

Age 52
Director since 2012
Term expires in 2020


Summary: Mr. Allen’s extensive experience in financial leadership is instrumental to the board. Since 2005, Mr. Allen has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Rockwell Collins, Inc. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, leading the company’s finance activities, including treasury, audit, and tax. Mr. Allen previously served in various financial officer positions at Rockwell Collins and its subsidiaries since 2001. Before joining Rockwell Collins, he served in various roles at Rockwell International, including Vice President and Treasurer, Vice President of Financial Planning, and Assistant Controller. He worked for six years as an auditor at Deloitte & Touche and is a certified public accountant. Mr. Allen serves as the Chairman of the Audit Committee and has been a Director of IPL and WPL since 2011.

Skills and Qualifications:
strategic leadership; financial acumen/literacy; operations; customer perspective; risk management; technology systems/cybersecurity; diversity.