Jody Allen

Jody Allen is chair of Vulcan Sports and Entertainment and represents the organization within Sounders FC’s Ownership Group. She is also chair of Vulcan Inc., which she co-founded with brother Paul G. Allen in 1986. For decades, they worked side-by-side across a range of business and philanthropic initiatives. She serves as chair of the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks and NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers and led development of their respective homes, Moda Center in Portland as well as Lumen Field and Lumen Field Event Center in Seattle. Jody is also co-founder, board chair, and president of the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, founding director of MoPOP, Seattle’s acclaimed museum of popular culture, and chair of the board of the Allen Institute, which works to solve some of the biggest mysteries of bioscience. As trustee of the Paul G. Allen Trust, Jody works to ensure Paul’s vision is realized for generations to come.