Fairfax, Va., Aug. XX, 2019 — Wesley Allen, an associate with Blankingship & Keith, P.C., has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of Destination Imagination (DI), a global, volunteer-led educational nonprofit dedicated to inspiring the next generation of innovators, leaders and creative problem-solvers, for a four-year term, effective July 1, 2019.
DI is a leader in project-based learning experiences, where students work together in teams to solve open-ended STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) and service-learning challenges and then present their solutions at tournaments. Destination Imagination has had an impact on more than 1 million students.
Allen’s practice focuses on civil litigation with an emphasis on education matters. He has been an active member of the Fairfax Bar Association, Prince William County Bar Association and Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys (VADA). This year, he was a Fairfax Bar Association President’s Award recipient and he was named a 2019 Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
Blankingship & Keith, P.C. is a regional law firm serving clients throughout Northern Virginia and the Commonwealth, with 40 lawyers in offices in Fairfax and Manassas.