Greg Allen

Greg Allen, PhD

Associate Professor of Organizational Leadership

503-554-2891

gallen@georgefox.edu

Office: Portland Center #275

Professor Allen is a professor of organizational leadership. He previously served on the faculty at Warner Pacific College and began his teaching career as a middle school teacher. Prior to his work in higher education, Allen worked for a broadband service provider as the director of network operations.

Since 2014, he has consulted with law firms focusing on process improvement, data analytics and strategic planning. He continues to consult with law firms and medical organizations. Allen holds a PhD from Walden University and an MBA from George Fox University. He lives in Newberg with his wife Stacy. They have two adult children, Brittany and Matthew.

Academic Background

  • PhD, Management, Walden University
  • MBA, George Fox University
  • BS, Education and Health and Human Performance, George Fox University

Professor Allen Teaches:

  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Theory
  • Leadership
  • Ethics

Community Service

  • Board Member, University of Oregon AIM Program
  • Board Member, C.S. Lewis School
  • Missions Committee Member, Grace Baptist Church

Research Interests

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Process improvement
  • Data analytics
  • Strategic planning

Selected Publications/Presentations

Allen, Gregory P. (March 2019) Continuous Improvement: Measuring Operational success for Litigators. American Legal Association. Chicago, Illinois.

Allen, Gregory P. (February 2019) Continuous Improvement: Measuring Operational success for the Employee Onboarding Processes. Stoel Rives LLP., Portland, Oregon.

Allen, Gregory P. (Oct. 2018) Legal Project Management: Incorporating AFA’s into the Value Chain.  American Bar Association. New York, New York.

Allen, Gregory P. (Oct 2018) Closing the Revolving Door: Analyzing and Leveraging Data from Associates Review.  American Bar Association. New York, New York.

Allen, Gregory P. (September 2018) Closing the Revolving Door: Analyzing and Leveraging Data from Associates Review. Hanna Brophy LLP., Managing Partners Retreat, San Diego, California.

Allen, Gregory P. (October 2017) Premier CIO Forum: Implementing Management and EQ Skills in a Competitive Environment. Portland, Oregon.

Allen, Gregory P. (April 2017) Leading Teams and Breaking Down Silos. Hanna Brophy LLP., Managing Partners Retreat, Palm Springs, California.

Allen, Gregory P. (October 2016) Implementing Lean Operations Management into Legal and Administrative Processes. Hanna Brophy Managing Partners Retreat, San Francisco, California.

Allen, Gregory P. (2013). The Influence of Organizational Culture on Affinity for Knowledge Management Practices of Registered Nurses. Walden University. Ann Arbor, MI: ProQuest.

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