Don is a native of the Midwest where he was born and raised. Don attended Wichita State University where he got his degree in Business Administration & Management.
With over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, Don has experience working in Sales/Marketing, Underwriting, Operations and Management. This includes experience in both Personal and Commercial Lines business with Carriers such as Travelers, Liberty Mutual, C N A and an Independent Agency.
As a Regional Vice President, Don works to bring on new members as well as helping out current members to realize their dreams of becoming successful independent insurance agency owners to grow and increase their agency value. Don is an advocate for the Independent Agent with emphasis in developing a long term stable, valued partnership. He believes strongly that SIAA plays a valuable role as the champion for our industries long-term growth and sustainability.
Don lives in Las Vegas with his wife and family. Don is very involved in his local community volunteering to coach Youth Sports for local Charter School and Club Basketball Programs. Don enjoys spending time with his grandchildren, traveling with his wife learning new cultures around the world and reading legal thrillers like John Grisham books.