Keith Allen will begin his 6th season at TKA this fall as the Varsity Football Head Coach after serving the previous two as Defensive Coordinator. Prior to his time at TKA, Coach Allen spent 19 years coaching at the collegiate level, most recently as the Head Football Coach at Southwest Baptist University where he is the all-time winningest coach.
Coach Allen is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma and graduate of Union High School. After high school Coach Allen went on to earn his BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Oklahoma, and his MA of Liberal Arts from Texas Christian University.
Since becoming The King’s Academy’s Head Football Coach, Coach Allen has been named the 2016 South Florida football Conference Coach of the Year, 2016 Florida Dairy Farmers Coach of the Year, 2016-17 TKA Coach of the Year, 2017 South Florida football Conference Coach of the Year, 2018 High School Football Palm Beach Post Coach of the Year, 2018 Sun Sentinel Coach of the Year and 2018 Florida High School Football 3A Coach of the Year.
Allen and his wife Melissa reside in West Palm Beach and have been married since June 1999. They have a fourteen-year old son, James and twenty-four year old daughter, Katelynn.