Kimberly M. Allen, M.A.
Kimberly Allen is the executive officer for NIMHD. She serves as the principal advisor on management issues and oversees the Institute’s financial management, human resources, information technology, administrative services, and management analysis activities, as well as working with the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion to coordinate equal employment opportunity and diversity programs.
Ms. Allen joined the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 1999 as an administrative technician (personnel) for the National Cancer Institute. She has held a variety of positions at NIH, including Deputy Executive Officer and Acting Executive Officer at NIMHD and Acting Executive Officer, Deputy Executive Officer, and Management Analyst for the National Institute of General Medical Sciences.
Ms. Allen received her master’s and bachelor’s degrees from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. In 2013, she graduated as a senior fellow from the Partnership for Public Service’s Excellence in Government Fellows Program.