Sunny Allen

Exhibit Hall Educator

11 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27601


  • M.S. in Wildlife Ecology, North Carolina State University, 1981
  • B.S. in Wildlife Biology, University of Maine at Orono, 1978

Professional Interests

Sunny has been presenting live animal programming at the Museum for 20 years and enjoys sharing information about the natural world with audiences of all ages in Meet the Animals and Storytime in Windows on the World.

Sunny's interests include horses, cats, gardening, orchids, hiking, birding, traveling and reading.

  • 1989 – 1995, At-large Commissioner, North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
  • 1993 – 1997, Triangle Land Conservancy Board of Directors and Stewardship Committee Member