|North Carolina Utilities Commissioner|
|April 12, 2010 - Present|
|June 30, 2013|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed||April 12, 2010|
|Appointed by||Gov. Bev Perdue (D)|
|North Carolina House of Representatives|
|2003 - April 2010|
|Place of birth||Louisburg, North Carolina|
Allen was born in Louisburg, North Carolina. She attended Duke University and Meredith College, graduating from Meredith College with a BA in English. After college, she taught middle school language arts and served for eight years on the Franklin County Board of Education.
Allen served as Mayor of Louisburg for 16 years, and owns and operates the town's municipal electric system. In 2002, she was elected to the North Carolina House of Representatives and served four consecutive terms.
- BA, English, Meredith College
North Carolina Utilities Commission (2010-Present)
State House of Representatives (2003-2010)
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 49, 2008|
|Democratic||Lucy Allen Incumbent||58.6%||19,598|
In 2008, Allen collected $87,390 in donations.
These were the largest contributors in 2008.
|NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY||$10,008|
|CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION||$8,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA PORK COUNCIL||$2,750|
|CONSERVATION COUNCIL OF NORTH CAROLINA||$2,500|
Allen has three sons and three grandsons.
- North Carolina Public Utilities Commission
- Allen's official biography
- Project Vote Smart profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
|North Carolina Utilities Commission
April 12, 2010 - Present
| Succeeded by|
|North Carolina House of Representatives
2003-April 12, 2010
| Succeeded by|