Director Since 2011
Term Expires in 2020
Summary: Mr. Allen’s extensive experience in financial leadership is instrumental to the Board. Mr. Allen has served as Chief Financial Officer at Collins Aerospace since 2018. He 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 from 2005 to 2018. 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 has passed the certified public accountancy examination. Mr. Allen serves as chairman of the Audit Committee. He 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.