Dan has been in the Insurance Industry since 1986. He held a number of management positions with Safeco over a 19 year career there which included Sales Management and Human Resource Management. Dan is a graduate of the University of Montana. He has been active in the Spokane community having served on the Board of Directors for the YMCA, Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, Safeway Federal Credit Union and the Risk Management & Insurance Advisory Board at Washington State University. Dan is also involved in college football officiating and has been an official in the Pac-12 Conference since 1996. Dan and his wife Joan have two daughters, Stephanie and Lillian. Dan has a strong interest in developing talent, giving back to the community and nurturing the relationships he has developed over the years with both clients and carriers.