Josh Allen Sister: Meet Makenna Allen & Nicala Allen

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It’s obvious that being a family member of a sports star gets you media attention. The same goes for NFL quarterback Josh Allen’s sisters: Nicala Allen and Makenna Allen.

Josh Allen, a two time-Pro Bowl, is the second eldest of four children to Lavonne and Joel Allen. He has three siblings- a younger brother Jason Allen, an elder sister Nicala Allen, a licensed realtor, and a younger sister Makenna, a college basketball player.

The NFL player gets huge support from his family, particularly from his sisters.

Joshua Patrick Allen (aka Josh Allen) currently plays for Buffalo Bills- 2022-23 season being his 5th NFL season. A 2018 NFL Draft pick of the Bills, Allen wears jersey number #17.

Josh Allen's Sisters- Makenna and Nicala Allen
Josh Allen’s Sisters- Makenna and Nicala Allen (Source: Instagram)

Despite not having the same passion, i.e., American football, his sisters have always been supportive of him. They frequently go to the stadium to see him play.

Josh’s sisters, Nicala and Mekenna, seem to have a close bond with him. Get further insight into the NFL player’s sisters in this article.

Josh Allen Sisters | Quick Facts

Nicala Madden

Elder Sister (Of Josh Allen) Nicala Madden Allen
Nickname Nicala
Father’s Name Joel Allen
Mother’s Name Lavonne Allen
Date of Birth March 8, 1995
Birthplace Firebaugh, California, United States of America
Age 29 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality American 
Religion Christianity
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 6 feet/1.82 meters/182 cm
Weight 65 kg/143.3 lbs
University Name California State University
Siblings Two brothers (Josh and Jason), One sister (Makenna Allen)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Husband Brayden Madden
Net Worth $1 Million – $3 Million
Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
Last Update May 2024

Mekeena Allen

Younger Sister (of Josh Allen) Mekenna Allen
Nickname Kenna
Father’s Name Joel Allen
Mother’s Name Lavonne Allen
Date of Birth January 14, 2001
Birthplace Firebaugh, California, United States of America
Age 23 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American 
Religion Christianity
Hair Color Dark 
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 5 feet 5 inches/1.67 m/167 cm
Weight 55 kg/121 lbs
High School Firebaugh High School
University Name University of Arizona
Siblings Two brothers (Josh and Jason), One sister (Makenna Allen)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Not Married
Boyfriend Not known
Net Worth Under Review
Social Media Instagram
Last Update May 2024

Josh Allen Sister | Nicala Allen’s Early Life & Education

Nicala Allen (now Madden) is the eldest child of Joel and Lavonne Allen. She was born in Firebaugh, California, on March 8, 1995, which makes her 29 years old.

She is a year older than her NFL player younger brother Josh Allen– who was born in 1996.

Aside from Josh, Nicala has two other younger siblings: brother Jason Allen and sister Makenna Allen. They grew up together and share adorable pictures of their childhood on social media.

Josh Allen Sister
Nicala Allen With Her Younger Brother Josh Allen (Source: Instagram)

Unlike her siblings, Nicala was not into athletics but rather was interested in studying, drawing, and dancing.

Upon completion of high school, Nicala enrolled at California State University in Long Beach in 2011. She graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and a minor in Sociology.

Moreover, in 2012, she went to University of Oxford, UK, on an abroad summer program to study Political Science.

What Does Nicala Allen (Josh Allen’s Elder Sister) Do Now?

Following her University graduation, Nicala found her career in the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society- she serves as its campaign development director starting in July 2020.

Allen joined the nonprofit foundation back in 2016 as its senior campaign manager until 2018, before their promotion to campaign director (2018-20).

While at college in 2012, she was an intern at Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Moreover, as per her LinkedIn profile, Nicala Allen was a marketing coordinator at Orange Coast Magazine (Aug 2014-15) and then became a marketing intern at Honda Center in 2016.

In addition to that, she is a licensed realtor and works for Realty Concepts, a real estate brokerage.

Josh Allen Elder Sister | Nicala Allen’s Husband & Relationship

A realtor Nicala, enjoys a happy married life with her longtime boyfriend-turned-husband, Brayden Madden, a 2011 graduate of Griffith University with a B.Com in Finance.

Nicala Allen and Brayden married on July 10, 2021, at La Lomita Ranch, in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara. She now goes by the name Nicala Madden.


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Her beau Brayden works as a loan mortgage officer at Western Pioneer Financial & Properties (joined in June 2022). Earlier, he was a loan officer assistant at Alameda Mortgage Corporation for a year (2021-22).

The two are yet to comment on how & when they began dating- it seems common interest in real estate linked them.

On her Instagram, Nicala mentioned that she and Brayden got engaged in September 2019 and walked down the aisle after 2 years.

Moreover, on September 28, 2022she confirmed that she is expecting her first child with her husband- the due date is March 17, 2023.

Nicala Allen Confirmed That She Is Expecting First Child With Her Husband Brayden
Nicala Allen Confirmed That She Is Expecting First Child With Her Husband Brayden (Source: Instagram)

The baby’s gender has not yet been revealed, though. What do you think, is it a girl or a boy?

Did you know? Before Brayden Madden, Josh’s sister Nicala was in a relationship with a guy named Jake Woolever in 2013, but they broke up later.

Is Nicala Allen (Josh Allen’s Elder Sister) Active On Instagram?

Yes, Nicala Allen Madden is an avid Instagram user with more than 3.5K followers. Moreover, she is active on other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn.

She is a really enthusiastic person who loves to capture every moment of her life in photos. Her Instagram posts often feature her family & friends.

Nicala seems very fond of her brother Josh Allen’s football career & is encouraging him since his high school days.

Makenna Allen (Younger Sister Of Josh Allen) | Early Life & Education

The youngest of four children, Makenna Allen, got media attention as the sister of NFL star Josh Allen.

Makenna was born on January 14, 2001- she is 23 years old.

Her great-grandfather migrated from Sweden to Ellis Island and ended up settling in California. Then in 1975, her paternal grandfather established a cotton farm nearby Firebaugh, California.

In 2019, Makenna Allen graduated from Firebaugh High School; well, her grandfather was the namesake of the gymnasium of the school.

Josh Allen Sister Makenna Allen
Makenna Graduated From Firebaugh High School (Source: Instagram)

While in high school, she played basketball but had her hands in volleyball and softball too.

After that, Makenna joined the University of Arizona to play college basketball for the Wildcats.

Makenna Allen | Height & Body Measurements

Makenna’s brother Josh Allen has a height of 6 feet 5 inches tall (1.96 m), and her sister Nicala is 6 feet tall. And often, in family pictures, all of the members seem taller except for Makenna.

She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 58 kg. She has a slim body, but her body measurement is not known.

Josh Allen Sister | Makenna’s Social Media Presence

Makenna Allen has Instagram and Twitter accounts, but she is not active on the platform like her sister Nicala and brother Josh Allen.

She prefers to stay low-key and rarely makes media appearances.

Makenna Allen With Her Parents And Siblings (Josh, Jason And Nicala)
Makenna Allen With Her Parents And Siblings (Josh, Jason, And Nicala) (Source: Instagram)

Though her elder sister Nicala Allen does share pictures of Makenna on her Instagram on occasions like family gatherings and birthdays.

Nicala about his sister’s accomplishments in the same way proud parent does.

Josh Allen Sister | Mekenna’s Career

Mekenna is an athlete, though her professional venture so far is not known. However, she aspires to be a basketball player one day.

She was tremendously interested in basketball. Eventually, she became a high school basketball player for the Eagles of Firebaugh High School.

A three-sport athlete, Makenna played basketball for Arizona Wildcats in college.

Mekenna began playing basketball. She is one of the top basketball players in her school and manages to be the center of attention in all of her basketball matches.

Nicala and Makenna Allen’s Brother Josh Allen | NFL Career & Net Worth

Joshua Patrick Allen (aka Josh Allen) is an American NFL player who plays as quarterback for Buffalo Bills. He was born on May 21, 1996, in Firebaugh, California.

The team picked him as a round-one seventh overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft- after Baker Mayfield, Saquon Barkley, Sam Darnold, Denzel Ward, Bradley Chubb & Quenton Nelson.

After not getting a scholarship from Fresno State, Josh Allen attended Reedley College in 2014. And in 2015, he committed to the University of Wyoming, where he played for three seasons until 2017.

Josh Allen
Josh Allen During His NFL Game For Buffalo Bills (Source: Instagram)

On July 25, 2018, he signed a 4-year $21.44 million contract with NFL’s Buffalo Bills but had an inconsistent 2 years.

In the 2020-21 season, Josh Allen led the Bills to their first playoff victory since 1993, winning over Indianapolis Colts in the Wildcard game. Though they lost to Kansas City Chiefs in AFC Championship.

The 2020 season saw Allen with career-high 4,544 passing yards and 37 touchdowns.

On August 6, 2021, he signed a $258 million 6-year contract extension with Buffalo Bills.

Thanks to the deal, Josh’s salary for the 2022 season is $4.1 million and with an option bonus of $42.36 million, totaling $46.96 million in annual earnings.

Josh Allen’s net worth is $14 million as of May, 2024.

Relationship Status Of Both Brothers

The NFL player Josh Allen is currently in a relationship with Brittany Morgan Williams, a fitness instructor & a former cheerleader at Fresno State Bulldogs.

The duo is actually childhood friends- they met at 8 years old and then reconnected in high school. However, they began dating only in 2015.

Both are often Instagram mentions of each other.

Josh Allen, An NFL Player With His Girlfriend Brittany Morgan Williams
Josh Allen, An NFL Player With His Girlfriend Brittany Morgan Williams

As for Nicala & Makenna’s other brother Jason Allen- he is married to his long-term girlfriend, Delani Allen. They reportedly began dating in 2015 and got engaged on February 8, 2020.

Jason and Delani married on April 2, 2021, at Coto Valley Country Club, and now are parents of a child born on August 24, 2022, .

Josh Allen | FAQS

Are Josh Allen‘s sisters married?

The NFL star‘s elder sister Nicala is married to Brayden Madden- they wed in 2021. On the other, Josh‘s younger sister Makenna remains low-key about her personal life.

Is Josh Allen a spokesperson for a children‘s hospital?

Yes, Josh Allen is a spokesperson for the John R. Oishei Children‘s Hospital in Buffalo.

What team does Josh Allen play for?

Josh Allen, an American NFL quarterback, plays for Buffalo Bills & wears jersey number #17.

Who is Josh Allen‘s girlfriend?

Brittany Williams is Josh Allen&lsquos long-time girlfriend. The two have been dating since 2015.

Does Josh Allen have a twin brother?

No, Josh Allen doesn«t have a twin brother. However, his younger brother Jason looks similar and is only a year apart from him.


Aayusha Bhattarai

Aayusha Bhattarai is a dedicated writer with a passion for uncovering the fascinating stories behind athletes' lives. With a keen eye for detail and a knack for storytelling, she brings readers on a journey through the triumphs, struggles, and inspirations of their favorite players.


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