Wilma Allen has over 25 years of experience in the finance and accounting field. She is known for building and developing strong functional teams that achieve superior levels of performance, and driving results in fast pace constantly changing environments.
Prior to joining Columbia College she served as the Vice President of Operations and Accounting at a Medicare Advantage Health Plan where she provided executive leadership for the corporate office in Columbia, South Carolina. Her transition from the corporate environment to higher education enhances her very diverse accounting background which includes industries such as, Banking, Telecommunications, Hospital, and Health Insurance.
Wilma received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration at Benedict College in Columbia, SC and also attended the University of South Carolina for continuing education in the accounting field. She served on the Advisory Board for Colleges and Universities to assist in the curriculum for Health Care Administration and assisted several students in completing their internships.