Jamie Allen

Mental Health Caseworker

Jamie joined the Lubbock Private Defenders Office in May 2020 as a Forensic Mental Health Caseworker. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Wayland Baptist University earning a Bachelor of Science in Human Services in 2018 and earned a Master of Social Work in 2020 from Texas Tech University. During her master’s program, Jamie was a research assistant for the Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work Department at Texas Tech and completed 900 hours of field practicum learning at the South Plains Food Bank and the Lubbock Private Defenders Office. Before joining LPDO, Jamie worked at Grace Medical Center for just over seven years.

Jamie’s roots are in Lubbock, Texas and she has invested her time in building relationships with local organizations and volunteers through the Volunteer Center of Lubbock. She is grateful to everyone she has crossed paths who have helped her in this success and acts as a role model in helping others build the support they need to also be successful in their lives.