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Kenneth Allen

Class of 2008· Disciplines(s): Women's Artistic· Men's Artistic· Inducted as: Lifetime Achievement

Kenneth Allen served on the NAIA Rules Committee as chair for six years between 1972 and 1982, the NAIA Coach Association as president for two, and the USA Gymnastics Board of Directors from 1976-81. Additionally, Allen served on the USA Gymnastics Foreign Relations Committee from 1977-81 and the U.S. Elite Compulsory Committee as chair from 1984-88. A national and international judge, he was a US delegate to the FIG Congress and a Men’s Program Committee delegate to the FIG. From 1969-1992, Allen coached the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh gymnastics team, where he was the chair of the physical education department. Allen also served as chair of the USA Gymnastics Grievance Committee from 1996 to 2006.