Allan is an accomplished business leader with more than 20 years of experience as a Chief Information Officer in numerous companies including upstream, midstream and downstream operations in Canada and the US. Allan began his career at Union Gas Limited in Canada where he held leadership positions in finance, human resources, customer service, business development and ultimately IT. Allan moved on to CIO positions at Newfoundland Power, Duke Energy/DCP Midstream and Black Stone Minerals before Aera Energy. Allan has extensive experience leading corporate strategic planning, corporate transformations and large scale business innovation initiatives.
Allan was raised in Canada and had has undergraduate and graduate degrees focusing on finance and business strategy from the University of Windsor in Ontario. Allan and his wife Jacqueline have been together since high school and are currently relocating from Houston to Bakersfield. They have one daughter who is a financial analyst, budding entrepreneur and world traveler living in Denver.