Allen M. Siverls

Vice President, Location Manager, Lakeshore Chapel

Allen M. Siverls, a licensed funeral director and embalmer, is the Vice President of Calhoun Funeral Home & Cremation Service, and Location Manager for the Lakeshore Facility. He holds an MBA from Clarkson University and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from St. Lawrence University, both located in Northern New York. He also has an Associate Degree in Applied Science Technology from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science where he currently teaches Small Business Management and Funeral Management II. With thirty years of experience in the funeral industry, he was the President & CEO of The Triumph Group, LLC, a funeral home consulting company, President & COO of Concord Family Services, a funeral home acquisition and management company, and a territory manager for Batesville Casket Company. He is Lifetime Member of the Black MBA and is an Advanced Communicator Gold and an Advanced Leader Bronze with Toastmasters International. He is on the Faculty Council for the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, the Education and Leadership Committee for Ohio Funeral Directors Association and the Scholarship Board for Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., where he is a member of the Cleveland Alumni Chapter.

Mr. Siverls is an avid swimmer, and enjoys public speaking and writing. He has published many articles in trade journals and conducted numerous seminars nationally. He is married to Lisa Bennett, M.D, and they have four children between them, Danielle, Morgan, James and Mckae. He is a member of the University Church of Christ in Cleveland, Ohio.