Mr. Allman is Owner & Chairman of Regent Partners, a Real Estate Investment and Development company based in Atlanta. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1976 Magna Cum Laude and with Distinction in Economics.
Mr. Allman has been in the commercial real estate business since 1980. Regent Partners has developed or acquired more than $2.5 billion in real estate assets including its acquisition of the $500 million, 2.2 million square foot Concourse Complex in Atlanta and its acquisition and development of the 2.5 million square foot Tower Place complex in Buckhead, including The Sovereign, a 50-story mixed use project in Buckhead and the tallest building to be built in Atlanta in 25 years.
Mr. Allman is active in numerous real estate, civic, and ministry initiatives. He currently serves as Founding Chairman of the Buckhead Community Improvement District (BCID). He is a national Trustee for Urban Land Institute, is a member of its America’s Executive Committee and is the past Chairman for the Atlanta District Council of ULI.
He also serves as Chairman of the Eleazar Wheelock Society at Dartmouth College, Chairman of Opportunity International Nicaragua where he has spearheaded efforts to establish new models for holistic alleviation of poverty, and as Chairman for the Georgia World Congress Center Authority. He is also a Trustee for the J. Bulow Campbell Foundation and is a Trustee of The Lovett School. He serves on the Boards of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation and the Metro Atlanta Chamber. In addition to this, David also sits on the Board of Councilors at the Carter Center.
He has been married for 39 years (Donna), has four adult children and twelve grandchildren. He and Donna are native Atlantans.