The speaking career for Allan Wade began early in his life just like the entertainment. When he ran for Student Body President at Emerson Elementary School, he used magic in his speech. He was elected and conducted Student Council meetings through the following year.
In junior high school, Allan got involved with the Speech and Debate Team. He won a trophy in a speech tournament for second place in Expository Speaking. His speech explained how to do ventriloquism, with a ventriloquist figure and demonstrating the skills of ventriloquism.
In high school, Allan Wade continued with speech, drama, campaigns and performing magic.
In college Allan got into Readers Theatre. Then he took a Presentational Speaking Class. In 1983, this launched him into his first career as a High School Public Relations Representative.