Max Allen is in his first year as Iowa football's director of new media. He served as an administrative assistant for the Hawkeyes during the 2013 season.
Allen will work closely with the Iowa staff regarding design and production of print and electronic recruiting materials, management of football specific social media, and work with athletics marketing regarding football specific activities.
He joined the Iowa program from the University of Colorado, where he held the position of assistant director of player personnel for three years. At Colorado he assisted with on-campus recruiting and coordinated the freshman enrollment process. Allen also spent one season as an operations intern with the Buffalo football program.
Allen graduated from Colorado in 2010, earning his bachelor's degree in Business (Finance).
Allen is a native of Durango, Colorado and graduated from Durango High School. As a prep he lettered in football and baseball.
Allen was born Jan. 31, 1988. He is single.