Dean comes to the KSBDC with an extensive background in Accounting and business management, most recently serving as Controller of Printing Inc. He has owned his own business, an accounting consulting firm and four tanning salons, giving him a service and retail focus. He also was President of a business process outsourcing firm serving clients all across North America. Prior experience includes Pepsico and Cessna Aircraft Company (restaurant and manufacturing), giving him a well-rounded background in many business types.
Dean is married to Paula, a teacher for the USD 375 (Circle) School District for over 27 years. He and Paula enjoy church activities and are the local directors of Angel Food Ministries, a low cost food distribution program. They also love watching grandkids ball games and Shocker basketball, having had season tickets for many years. Dean graduated from WSU with a major in business administration and a minor in accounting.