Term Ends: June 2022
Allen Schmidt was appointed to the Kansas Board of Regents by Governor Jeff Colyer in 2018. He is a retired U.S. Army Colonel from Hays, Kansas, where he works as the Director for Development Services of Northwest Kansas.
Schmidt served as a State Senator in the Kansas legislature from 2011 to 2013. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Kansas, master’s degree in Psychology from Fort Hays State University and a Master of Science degree from the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.