Mr. Allen Lee Ellison
Envoy for Government Relations - USA
The Honorable Allen Ellison is an American political figure and economic development and policy professional. He has been nominated twice as the Democratic candidate for the United States House of Representatives from Florida's 17th Congressional District.
In 2019, Mr. Ellison was also honored with the royal title of Prince, Son of The Soil by His Majesty, King Jonathan Danladi Gyet Maude of Nok Kingdom, through a Royal Decree.
Mr. Ellison holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a concentration in Business Administration from Florida Southern College. He is well-aware of the complexities of America and the challenges of misinformation and one-sided narratives about Africa and its people that are projected to the rest of the world. As a result, Mr. Ellison is passionate about countering these narratives through educational forums, forging new diplomatic relationships, and raising awareness about Africa's historical significance and the excellence of its people through exhibitions showcasing the richness of the region's culture and heritage.
Mr. Ellison believes in making a social impact to improve the quality of life for citizens around the world. His dedication to economic development, policy, and business, along with his commitment to promoting African culture and heritage, exemplifies his multifaceted approach to creating positive change. Through his political career, business endeavors, and cultural advocacy, Mr. Ellison strives to contribute positively to his community and beyond, with a vision to improve the lives of people globally.