The ‘Voice of the Thomasville Bulldogs’ since 1989, Darrell Allen was recognized by Governor Brian Kemp for his 30 years of service to the Bulldog radio broadcasts. Darrell served on the Thomasville City School Board from 1998 until 2014, and was chairman of the board three times as well as chairman of the athletic and facilities board several times as well.
Darrell was instrumental in securing state-of-the-art facilities for the city system, including the Bryant-Garner baseball complex, an indoor batting facility, softball field, and the new THS gymnasium. After retiring from the school board, he chaired the most recent city/county E-SPLOST campaign which led to renovations to Bulldog athletic facilities.
A long-time YMCA baseball and football coach, Darrell has been a member and leader of the Thomasville Touchdown Club since 1984, as well as serving on the local board of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
A member and deacon at First Baptist Church, he is also actively involved in the Kiwanis Club, where he has served as a past director.