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(Charlie) E. Allen
Assistant Director of Central Intelligence for Collection Community Management Office of the Director of Central Intelligence SIS-6
Mr. Allen was appointed Assistant Director of Central Intelligence for Collection by DCI Tenetn this capacity, he is responsible for Intelligence Community collection and requirements management and reports toputy Director of Central Intelligence for Community Management Mr. Allen also chairs the National Intelligence Collection Board, which ensures that collection is integrated and coordinated across the Intelligence Community.
A native of North Carolina, Mr. Allen has served with CIAK,ariety of positions of increasing responsibility both in analytic and managerial capacities., he served overseas in an intelligence liaison capacity and, held management positions in the Directorate of Intelligence0 toe servedrogram managerajor classified project, reporting to DDCI's Carlucci, Inman. and McMahon, respectively.
Inr. Allen was detailed to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Department of Defense, where heenior position in strategic mobilization planning.irector Casey asked Mr. Allen to return to CIA in the capacity of NIO for Counterterrurism. Ine also was appointed Chief of Intelligence in CIA's newly established Counterterrorist Center. As NIO for Countcrtcrrorism. he represented the DCIumber of interagency committees, including the choiring of the Interagency Intelligence committee on Terrorism, and servingember of the Interdepartmental Group on Terrorism (Kl/T) and the NSC Terrorist Incident Working Group. Following this assignment, Mr. Allen served as the NIO for Warning8n this capacity, he was the principal adviser to the DCI on national-level warning intelligence ond chaired the Intelligence Community's Warning Committee.
Mr. Allen was awarded the National Intelligence Medal for Achievement3 by DCI Casey and the President's Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service6 by President Reagan.e was presented the CIA Commendation Medal for provision of warning -