Ryan Anthony Allen, 49, of Parkersburg, died September 22, 2021, at his residence. He was born in Mesa, AZ a son of Richard B. and Frances (Peterson) Allen. He received his BA in Psychology from Marshall University, MEd in Psychology from the Citadel, and his Ph.D. in School Psychology from Ball State University. He was a Professor in the Department of Education and Allied Studies at John Carroll University and had previously taught at Youngstown State University, The Citadel, and Ball State University. He served as President of the Ohio Inter-University Council of School Psychology.