Dr. Mary Dallas Allen, the daughter of Ms. Nancy Rich Allen of Newport News, VA and Dr. Heath Allen of Gloucester, VA, is engaged to be married to Mr. Dennis Fisher, son of Mr. Bruce Fisher of Millersville, MD and the late Mrs. Frances Fisher. Dr. Allen graduated from the College of William and Mary, and she received a Masters of Social Work fromVirginia Commonwealth University and a PhD in Social Work and Social Research from Portland State University. She is an Associate Professor of Social Work at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Mr. Fisher graduated from the University of Central Florida and is an airline captain for Peninsula Airways, a regional airline in Alaska. A May 2014 wedding is planned.
Published in the Daily Press on December 22, 2013