MOORE HAVEN, FL. -- Governor Charlie Crist has announced the appointment of Jenness "Jenny" Allen to serve as a member of the School Board of Glades County.
Jenness H. Allen, 47, of Moore Haven, is the president of Allen's Repair Service and also currently works for Glades County Community Development. She will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Cathy Peeples who resigned on January 7, 2008. Allen's term will expire November 17, 2008.
Allen, a mother of two, has a daughter who graduated from the Glades County school system and a son who attends a Glades County public school. She has served her community in many ways during the past 20 years, most recently as the director of children's activities for the Ortona Community Association. Allen has been involved as a youth leader in Girl Scouts and summer youth recreation programs.