Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
Favorite Beverage: 3 Floyds Zombie Dust Pale Ale
First Live Concert: Bruce Springsteen
Least Favorite Chore: Shoveling snow
An accomplished finance professional with over thirty years of diversified accounting and business advisory experience with a broad spectrum of public and privately held companies ranging in size up to Fortune 100. A CPA with Big Four audit experience and former CFO/Controller of small to midsize companies in a variety of industries. Dean has a passion for driving results and improving processes while exhibiting strong analytical and communication skills. He enjoys interacting with all levels of management to deliver prompt solutions to challenging business issues.
Dean first graduated from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and then went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of North Carolina (Greensboro). He then successfully passed the CPA exam on his first attempt.
Dean lives in the Twin Cities and has two children: Alex (23 y/o) in his second year at Columbia Medical School and Ashley (13 y/o) in the 8th grade and very active in gymnastics, soccer and hiking with Dad. We enjoy traveling and spending time with friends and family.