Bob Allen, P.E., R.P.L.S.
Principal | President
Mr. Allen was born and educated in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in December, 1970 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. During his college career, he was a member of Sigma Tau, Honorary Engineering Fraternity. He began his professional career with E.D. Hill Surveying and Engineering Company in Oklahoma City. With the Hill firm, Mr. Allen served as an Engineering In Training working on land development and municipal infrastructure design projects. In 1976, Mr. Allen joined the firm of Cunningham Judd & Associates, also in Oklahoma City. With Cunningham Judd, Mr. Allen served as an Engineering Team Leader working on street reconstruction projects, subdivisions, site developments, major drainage studies, and serving as the Assistant City Consulting Engineer.
In 1980, Mr. Allen joined the firm of Cunningham Graves Inc. in Austin, Texas. During his 32 years with Cunningham Graves Inc. and its successor firms, Mr. Allen has served as an Engineering Team Leader, a Project Manager, a Department Manager, a Vice President in charge of Land Development, and a Principal/Owner. During his tenure with the firm, Mr. Allen has been responsible for numerous subdivisions, apartment developments, commercial developments, the design of all water and wastewater facilities for Windermere Utility Company, the creation of road districts, the design of streets and roadways for the City of Austin and Travis County, and the design of major water and wastewater facilities for the City of Austin and other municipalities. More recently, Mr. Allen has concentrated on developing the staff capabilities of Cunningham Allen Inc. so as to move the firm into a position of prominence for the civil engineering design of K-12 projects in Central Texas. As President, he is also responsible for the growth of Cunningham Allen Inc. into new markets and new locations.