Danielle Allen is Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff for Flotek Industries. Prior to joining Flotek in April 2017, she spent 12 years at public relations giant Edelman, where she was Executive Vice President and General Manager of the firm’s Houston office.
Danielle is an experienced global communications counselor with diverse background working with clients in the energy, chemicals, education, media, food, entertainment, transportation and financial services sectors.
Prior to joining Edelman, Danielle spent six years on Capitol Hill as communications director and whip assistant for U.S. Congressman Max Sandlin, where she was responsible for communications strategy, media relations, grassroots communications and coalition building.
Danielle earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism with a concentration in public relations from the University of Texas. She has completed a Leadership and Business Development Program at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and is a graduate of Leadership Houston, as well as a member of the Emerging Leaders at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. Danielle also holds a certificate from the Institute for Crisis Management. She serves on the board of directors of Leadership Houston.