As CSO, Ms. Allen will play a critical role in facilitating new strategic initiatives and business development in support of SEPI’s Vision 2021: Pillars of Success plan. As SEPI continues its rapid growth, her role as CSO will be instrumental in achieving SEPI’s strategic priorities, market development, and financial objectives through increased brand awareness, marketing strategies, communication programs, and improving client satisfaction and experience.
Ms. Allen is a results-oriented strategic thinker with 20+ years of experience in the A/E/C industry in business development and marketing/branding.
Prior to SEPI, Ms. Allen founded and led Pursuit, Inc., an A/E/C consulting practice, served as Executive Director of AIA Triangle, and directed marketing and business development for CBRE/Heery’s South region. A North Carolina native and active Triangle community leader, she has a unique industry perspective and passion for arts, culture, and the built environment.