Meet John Allen

Education, Certification and License

  • 1973 Graduate Jackson Central Merry High School
  • 1975 Graduate Jackson State Community College, Associate of Science –Certificate of Engineering Technology
  • Master Electrician – City of Jackson
  • Master Plumber – City of Jackson
  • Master Mechanic and Gas Pipe Fitter – City of Jackson    
  • National Certified Remodeler (NARI)
  • National Certified Restorer (ASCR)
  • State Licensed General, Plumbing and Electrical Contractor #16800
  • Certified Mold Remediation Technician (ASCR)
  • Accredited in Subrogation Techniques

Professional experience and Awards

  • John H. Allen, Inc., Owner & President - Founded 1974
  • 1987-2006 Listed among top 500 Remodelers in the country, by Qualified Remodeler Magazine     
  • 1991 Jackson Small Business of the year
  • 1992 Blue Chip Enterprise Award (National Award for Problem Solving)
  • 1997 Pinnacle Cornerstone Award
  • 1998 Tennessee Remodeler of the year

Civic Involvement

  • Jackson Lions Club, Former President
  • Serves on Executive Committee in the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Star Center, Board member & Property Committee Chairman
  • 1990-1991 Chairman Code Advisory and Appeal Board
  • 1991-1999 Jackson City Councilman
  • 1991 & 1995 Vice Mayor, City of Jackson
  • 1993-1999 Jackson Planning Commission, 2 term member
  • 1995-1999 Property Committee Chairman, City of Jackson
  • City and County Joint Funding Committee,  Former Chairman
  • 1991-1994 Finance Committee, City of Jackson
  • Host of the weekly radio show ”Tricks of the Trade” on Saturdays 8:00 a.m. on WMWS 101.5 FM
  • Served as Project Coordinator for construction of the new City Hall
  • Serves as President and Chairman of the Board of the Jackson Downtown Development Corporation (JDDC)
Just a few of the insurance companies and agencies that we are an approved restoration contractor for