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Mr. Donald Allen
Greetings and welcome to my page!
I am in my 3rd year here at RPHS as an Inclusion Teacher for English 2/3 and Assistant Coach for Football and Baseball. A graduate of Wharton High School with a B.S. degree from Rice University in 1993. Dual sport athlete while there at Rice lettering in football and baseball. I played three seasons of Independent Professional Baseball. Spent 11 years in Non-Profit Management as the Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Wharton. First-year teaching and coaching started in Wharton, TX in 2008 as a special education Inclusion Specialist/Co-Teacher and Assistant Football/Baseball Coach. This year means 15 years in public education as an Inclusion Teacher/Coach.
Married to Tala Allen for 17 years, who is also an Educator in Houston Independent School District. Two sons, Chance (30 yrs old) and Cody (22 yrs. old).
I love to spend my off time painting, saltwater fishing, traveling, and refereeing, to name a few. I am definitely a foodie with a drive to learn and explore new things.