Allen earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture from Mississippi State. His formal education combined with his varied horticultural experiences, offer him a unique vantage point from which to run the business. Allen is the owner, business manager and president of Garden Works. He oversees the daily operations at the retail garden center, the landscape company and the growing facility. He manages the finances and orchestrates the logistics of all three entities, keeping Garden Works growing into the future.