LaKeecia Allen, a legislative attorney and civil litigator, attended the Women’s Campaign School at Yale in 2011. Currently, she manages Vince Canales’ campaign and is outreach director for Gansler for Maryland. In 2010, Allen was campaign manager for Angela Alsobrooks’ successful bid for state attorney, and served on Rushern Baker’s transition team.
In 2012, Allen was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Additionally, she was involved in Obama for America (OFA) in 2008 as staff in both Georgia and Florida. She was on several host committees for the National Finance Committee for OFA and was the chair of the Young Lawyers for Obama in Prince George’s County. Allen also attended Obama University 2.0 for fundraising strategies.
Recently, Allen was named to the Daily Record Leading Women in the state for her career accomplishments and commitment to inspiring change within her community. Allen volunteers at SOME and is a mentor to local high school and college students. She is a lifelong resident of Prince George’s County and is dedicated to giving back to her community through her volunteerism and civic and political engagement.