Elect Dr. Eugene Allen for California Insurance Commissioner 2022. Community leader, activist, and family man, has decided to represent the residents of California. With the encouragement of democratic leaders, state representatives, and local mayors, Dr. Allen decided to bring his platform before the people of California. The belief in helping your fellow man – is truly the backbone of this campaign. Standing with those who have no representation or voice, Eugene Allen is the choice for California insurance commissioner 2022.
Dr. Allen has been active in the various communities, along with his wife, Dr. Connie Yu Allen, and their children. They’ve attended numerous events to provide aid to the homeless, while feeding families with no income. Dr. Allen is committed to standing with his fellow man – living the act in real time. The Los Angeles communities are speaking out loud and clear. It’s time for a career politicians to be active in the community and do the job or leave office. Vote to elect Dr. Eugene Allen for California Insurance Commissioner 2022.
Dr. Vinson Eugene Allen is a leader with over 20 years’ experience working with elected officials and local organizations to improve his community. In 2019, Compton’s City Council presented Dr. Allen with the City of Compton’s Recognition and Appreciation Award for Citywide Testing for Breast Cancer Awareness. In response to the COVID19 pandemic, Dr. Allen created a family foundation focused on supporting the community. Through the foundation, Dr. Allen and his family have provided food to the unhoused and quarantined, and tested for COVID19 for free. Dr. Allen is also well known in Southern California for his annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway and Holiday Toy Drive during the holiday season for families in need.
Eugene Allen was born in Cleveland, Mississippi to Essie B. Allen. Essie B. died when he was 9 months old. Dr. Allen never knew his father, who also passed early in his life. He was brought up by his grandmother, Rosia H. Miller. Born in 1900, Rosia was the granddaughter of slaves. He recalls never seeing her cry. She taught Dr. Allen to be fearless. Dr. Allen graduated from East side High School and went to Delta State University, where he received two college degrees. He then spent one year teaching Biology and Chemistry and coaching football at Clarksdale High School.
Dr. Allen completed the Advanced Respiratory Therapy Program at the University of South Alabama prior to entering medical school. Dr. Allen graduated from Medical School with honors, then trained in Emergency Medicine at Martin Luther King Hospital in Los Angeles. After residency, he worked throughout many of California’s busy emergency rooms. In 2003 Dr. Allen opened Dusk to Dawn Urgent Care. Dr. Eugene Allen married Dr. Connie Yu, now Connie Allen. They have three children: Vinson, Colin, and Aliani.
Dr. Allen and Dr. Connie Yu Allen have served the Los Angeles community for years. After his residency training, Dr. Allen opened his first medical clinic in the Los Angeles Area. With multiple locations around Los Angeles today, Dr. Allen has served thousands of patients. He and his family are also known for their charity. Each year, the Allen family works with community leaders in Los Angeles to hold a turkey and holiday toy drive.
Recently, Dr. Allen created a family foundation to expand his community support. As a doctor and small business owner, Dr. Allen has experienced the failures of California’s insurance system, personally. Once elected, Dr. Allen will convene major insurance groups, consumer groups, and other stakeholders to address the full scope of our insurance industry. It’s time we have someone in office that isn’t thinking about the next higher office.
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Dr. Eugene Allen, known throughout Los Angeles for feeding thousands during the onset of the pandemic, is making a first-time bid for statewide office.
LOS ANGELES, October 29, 2021 (Newswire.com) – Dr. Eugene Allen, Los Angeles front line pandemic doctor, announces his run for California Insurance Commissioner in 2022. As an established community leader, Dr. Allen formed St. Vinson Eugene Allen and created a network of businesses and volunteers to feed thousands of people who were quarantined. The organization also provided free COVID-19 testing for the homeless in Los Angeles and Orange County.
During an award ceremony with San Gabriel Mayor Chin Ho Liao, Dr. Allen announced his candidacy, as a Democrat, for the office of Insurance Commissioner. Allen pointed out during his speech that he is running on a platform of fairness, equality and transparency. The doctor further spoke about many concerns of California residents. READ MORE