Dean is a life-long farm resident of Monroe County IA. After marrying his high school sweetheart, Julie, they purchased his grandparents farm and eventually added 2 additional farms to their operation. Dean served 6 years in the National Guard and worked ag related jobs as he & Julie raised their 3 children. In 2001 Dean earned his Realtors® license and began his career with Hawkeye Farm Mgmt & Real Estate in Albia. Dean is active in farm/land and acreage properties. He has been selling Apache & Palco ag products for the past 24 years. This has provided him valueable insite to local & area land owners. He is currently president of the Albia Fair Board. When not working Real Estate or selling ag products, you will find him attending his grandchildren’s activities.