Annette Allen serves as development manager of Horizons Community Solutions. As Development Manager, she is responsible for leading and managing all aspects of fundraising events, donor solicitation, community promotion, and volunteer recruitment and management. Additionally, she is responsible for execution of the organizations’ overall development plan that involves events in numerous cities in South Georgia.

She brings more than 33 years of administrative experience in healthcare, community leadership, event planning and volunteerism. Prior to joining Horizons Community Solutions, Annette worked in healthcare and municipal government managing events, board development, large scale civic and community events, and liaison to board members and community leaders. Annette served as senior executive coordinator to the CEO of Phoebe Putney Health System, Inc. and special assistant to Albany’s City Manager. Annette earned her Business Management/Office Technology degree from Albany Technical College.