About Dee

Dee is the founder and CEO of Dee Allen Consulting N Coaching LLC and a military veteran, who served in the U.S. Navy for over 33 years.  Upon her retirement, she was the most senior enlisted female serving in the Navy and had the pleasure of working in numerous executive-level positions and coached many of the Navy’s top leaders.


Dee has extensive expertise developing executive talent and leading teams in defining concrete goals, optimizing performance and providing accountability. She has worked with the federal government, non-profits, and corporate leaders to both increase leadership and organizational effectiveness.


She holds a host of credentials to include IFC Associate Certified Coach Certification, Board-Certified Coaching Certification, Gallup Global Strength Coach Certification, Career Goal Coach Certification, Professional Life Coach Certification, and Business Consultant Certification.  She is also certified as a Trained Leadership Facilitator, a Six Sigma Yellow-Belt in Diversity & Inclusion and as a Neutral in Alternative Dispute Resolutions. 

Her academic achievements include a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master of Science Degree in Management from University of Maryland University College and a Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership from Cornell University.


During her spare time, Dee volunteers as an Executive Coach for Women for Change Coaching Community, the MicroLoan Foundation and is on the Board of Directors for the National Capital Council of the U.S. Navy League and the Chief of Naval Operations Trusted Advisory Group.