Willie Mae Allen

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Willie Mae Allen
Massachusetts House of Representatives Sixth Suffolk
Former representative
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Willie Mae Allen (b. February 11, 1937) was a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives. He represented the Sixth Suffolk from 2007-2011.

On February 9, 2010, Allen announced she would be retiring and not seeking re-election.[1]

Allen worked as Special Project Coordinator for the City of Boston Public Health Commission from 1996-2002. She was also Mayoral Aide for the City of Boston, Director of Grandparents Program, and Director of the Blue Hill Avenue Coalition.

Allen is a member of the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee, Board of Directors of ABCD Public, Daughters of Isis, National Organization of Black Elected Legislative/Women, Order of the Golden Circle, TOPS, Massachusetts Black Legislative Caucus, and Massachusetts Women Legislative Caucus.[2]

Committee assignments



Allen did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Allen won re-election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Sixth Suffolk, unopposed.[3]

Allen raised $30,622 for his campaign.[4]

Massachusetts State House of Representatives, Sixth Suffolk (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Willie Mae Allen (D) 9,690
All Others 125
Blanks 3,305

Campaign donors


Allen raised $30,622 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
Willie Mae Allen $2,000
Massachusetts Federation of Teachers $1,000
Barbara F. Lee $1,000
John F. Maher $700
16 different donors $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Massachusetts House of Representatives Suffolk 6
Succeeded by
Russell Holmes (D)