Allen Mecklenburg

Allen Mecklenburg

Principal, Investment Advisor Representative

Allen joined Hackett Financial Group in February 2014 and is currently enrolled in the Certified Financial Planning Educational Program offered at Texas State University.  As an Investment Advisor and a member of our team, he has played a large role in the development and implementation of complex processes and systems associated with investment management and the entire financial planning process.

Allen previously worked as a project manager and consultant for the United States Marine Corps' Advisor Training Group.  This role consisted of training the Marine Corps' Foreign Security ForceAdvisors prior to their Advisor Deployments to various countries throughout the world.  Allen created, implemented, and instructed various training programs focusing on influencing human behavior, establishing rapport, cross-cultural relationship considerations, and advanced advising principles.  

Prior to his consulting position, Allen served in the Marine Corps and had three combat deployments to Iraq as a scout with 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion.  Allen earned his bachelor's of science degree in pre-law studies from Texas State University.

Allen and his wife Courtney have two daughters, Brooke, born in March 2012 and Reagan, born in February 2015.  They all love exercising, the outdoors, and staying active year round.