Allan is an experienced and versatile graphic & web designer. He started his career as a graphic designer and has been involved in multiple marketing, print and newspaper environments. In 2003 he started his own freelance business, LK Design, and amassed clients around New Zealand from Wellington to Christchurch and Oamaru offering well designed websites with basic SEO at a competitive price. This business also offered Hosting and Domain Names and Graphic Design and in the process Allan developed skills in other media such as video, web and basic IT.

Allan joined the Sunshine Coast office of The Creative Collective team in June 2017 and has produced hundreds of websites, and is responsible for arranging website hosting and domains for clients, responding to support requests and ensuring wordpress websites for clients the company host are secure and up to date.

Originally from the South Island of New Zealand, study wise Allan has completed a Diploma in Web Design, Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design from Vision College in 2013 and a Diploma in Design & Art Communication from the Design & Arts College of New Zealand which he completed in 2003.