“With two young children in our public schools, the future of the Webster Groves School District is very important to me. I want to take my experience volunteering for the district, and my passion for public education, to serve as your voice on the school board.” — Allen
Thomas (Allen) Todd lives in Webster Groves with his wife Heather and their two kids, Avery, a second grader at Bristol and Evan, a preschooler at the Walter Ambrose Family Center. Allen is currently Chair of the school district’s Finance Advisory Committee and has been a member of the district’s legislative advocacy committee. In addition, he served two years as President of the PTO at the Walter Ambrose Family Center. Allen also serves on the board of directors of Non-Profit Missouri, as the Secretary/Treasurer.
In his professional life, Allen is the Director of Partnerships and Initiatives for Health Literacy Media. He has spent nearly 20 years working in non-profit, governmental, and public policy settings, including working for several years in the U.S. House of Representatives. He has also managed numerous political campaigns at the state and federal levels.
Allen is a proud product of public education from kindergarten through college, and comes from a family of educators, including his mother who taught kindergarten for more than 30 years.