Dean has 18 years of experience in the health insurance industry, most recently as the CEO with T.G.G. Solutions, an insurance services provider and managing agency for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. He spent 15 years in the office furniture industry with the American Seating Company and Steelcase in corporate marketing, distribution and sales management. Dean is a graduate of Michigan State University. Dean enjoys contributing to a number of boards, serving at his church and spending time in Northern Michigan with his family.