Phylicia Allen

Phylicia Allen

Social Work
Entering Year: 2016

Hometown: San Diego, California

Phylicia Allen was born in San Diego, CA and has lived in Michigan for the past 13 years. She received a Bachelor’s of Social Work from Saginaw Valley State University. After receiving a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Michigan in 2013, she worked as an external program evaluator, faculty search coordinator, and most recently as the Project Manager of a scholars program that focuses on preparing MSW students for work in African American communities. Her research interests include academic outcomes for Black youth, K-12 urban education, and community-school relationships.

 

Little known facts: She enjoys cooking and dancing.