Allen Valentine, MBA, C(ASCP) has worked for the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions since 1980. He is a graduate of Pennylvania State University and earned his MBA at Loyola College in Baltimore. Mr. Valentine began his career at Johns Hopkins Hospital as a medical technologist in the special chemistry lab and was subsequently promoted to chemistry quality control technologist, manager of lab operations, and manager of the Hopkins outreach program. In 2001, he was named assistant administrator of the core laboratory. In 2007 he was promoted to administrator of the Department of Pathology at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and continues to serve in this role today.