Allen Chosen for His Extensive Experience in Accounting and Construction

August 21, 2023 – Lakewood, Colo. — After a comprehensive search and interview process, Jeff Allen has been named Chief Financial Officer of Encore Electric. Allen stepped into the position last week, joining the other members of the Encore Electric senior leadership team in moving the organization forward. 

Chief Financial Officer of Encore Electric

Allen is an experienced finance and accounting executive with extensive experience serving a variety of organizations, including two Fortune 500 companies, multiple organizations in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry, and one of the “Big 4” accounting firms. 

“We are all very excited for Jeff to join the team. As we have gotten to know him over the past few months, it has been apparent that he will be a great fit for Encore Electric,” said Andy Gordon, President. “His experience, work ethic and values are aligned with the culture of our company, and we are confident he will be a valuable asset to Encore.” 

Allen received a bachelor’s degree in economics and accounting from Utah State University and a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Utah. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the Colorado chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association.  

Allen replaces outgoing Chief Financial Officer Greg Ast, who will continue to serve Encore Electric as Executive Vice President.  

“I am proud, excited, and humbled to be joining a company that lives by core values that closely align with my own. I look forward to supporting this company, its people, and its customers long into the future,” Allen said. 

About Encore Electric: Founded in 2003, Encore Electric, Inc. was established to serve clients in the Rocky Mountain West to address complex and technical projects for developers and top consumer brands with electrical construction, technology solutions and maintenance services. Recognized for safety, design and quality by industry organizations and customers, Encore credits the talent and work ethic of its more than 1,000 team members. Encore Electric is a privately held, employee-owned company based in Lakewood, Colorado. For more information, visit