Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

ECE Alumna Allen Named to Black Enterprise's "Hot List"

ECE Alumna Allen Named to Black Enterprise's "Hot List"

DeAnna D. Allen (B.S., '90)
DeAnna D. Allen (B.S., '90)

ECE alumna DeAnna D. Allen (B.S. '90, electrical engineering) has been recognized by Black Enterprise magazine on its "Hot List," published in the December 2007 issue.

The "Hot List" is a biennial list of professional and entrepreneurial "powerhouses" that recognizes persons under the age of 40 for their work in a variety of areas, including law, technology, banking, business, professional athletics, literature/print media, and entertainment. Allen was featured among many nationally known celebrities on the list, including Tiger Woods, Venus Williams, Kanye West, Will Smith, Sean Combs, LeBron James and Alicia Keys.

DeAnna Allen is partner in the Washington, D.C. office of law firm Dickstein Shapiro LLP. She specializes in patent law and represents a variety of companies seeking to protect and capitalize on their intellectual property assets.

January 7, 2008


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

UMD Engineers Developing Robots to Compete in RoboMasters 2017

Alumnus Peng Qiu Granted Tenure at Georgia Tech

Electrically Controllable Optical Materials for Solar Sails Featured on Cover of Advanced Optical Materials 

UMD Transportation Experts to Evaluate Economic Benefits of Infrastructure Investments

Alumnus Iyad Tarazi Presents “Managing your Destiny” at IEEE Leadership Seminar

Alumnus Aswin Sankaranarayanan wins NSF CAREER Award

UMD Pushes Beyond Line of Sight to Map Impacts of Traditional Farming in Belize

TRX Systems to Exhibit at NSF's The Arc of Science in Washington, DC

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts