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Jane Shawver Allison, American medical school administrator, management consultant. Recipient Superior Achievement award Texas Tech University Health Center, 1987, Higher School Certificate award of Excellence Texas Technology University of Health Sciences Center, 1987, Higher School Certificate President's Quality Service award, 1997; honoree 75th Birthday Celebration, Cabrock Council Girl Scouts United States of America.


Allison, Jane Shawver was born on December 29, 1938 in San Angelo, Texas, United States. Daughter of Floyd McKinzie and Bertha J. (Hicks) Shawver.


Student, University Denver, 1954. Student, Northwestern University, 1955. Student, Texas Tech University, 1957.

Student, Midwestern University, Wichita Falls, Texas, 1958.


Continuity writer Station KFDX-television, Wichita Falls, 1957-1958. Secretary Wichita Falls Symphony, 1968-1970. Administrative assistant College of Business Texas Tech University, Lubbock, 1971-1974.

Coordinator programs department family medicine Texas Tech University Health Science Center, 1974-1977, administrator department family medicine, 1978-1987, clinical administrative director department family medicine, 1987—2005, assistant director clinic administration primary care, 1999—2004, director family medicine special projects, since 2005. Volunteer faculty graduate program in health organization management College Business Administration, since 1993, chairman clinical administrators, 1994-1995, 2000-2001. Consultant Family Practice Residency, Amarillo, Texas, 1984, Temple, Texas, 1984-1985.

Member external review team department family medicine School Medicine, University Maryland, Baltimore, 2000.


Board directors Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Inc., 1976-1994, member nominating committee, 1986, executive committee, 1987-1988, vice president, 1988-1989. Board directors Helen A. Hodges Charitable Trust, Lubbock, 1983-1994. Member Texas Tech University College Business Administration Lubbock Council, 1988-2002.

Member Medical Group Management Association, Academy Practice Assembly, American College Medical Practice Executives (board cert.2000, fellow 2005), Association Family Medicine Administration (board directors 1983, 85, 87, 88, 94, 95, charter president 1984, chairman steering committee 1983, chairman 10th annual celebration 1994, program co-chairman and co-vice president, Jane S. Allison Educational Series Administrative Issues established in her honor), Executive Forum Lubbock. Clubs: Soroptimist International (president 1986-1987, regional parliamentarian 1986-1988, regional laws and resolutions chairman 1988-1990).


Married Cecil Wayne Allison, June 22, 1957. Children: Jana Lea Jones, David Wayne, Don McKinzie.