Derek has a successful and proven track record in sales and customer service.  Before joining Brown & Brown, Derek started his employee benefits career with OneDigital Health and Benefits as a Benefits Consultant focused on small group markets, level funded products, and bringing companies out of the paper age and into the digital era.  Prior to the insurance industry, he was a sales manager in the hospitality industry and worked at various Hilton properties throughout the Denver, Colorado metro region. 

Derek attended Regis University in Denver with a focus on Business Administration.  A native Californian, Derek resides in Concord and enjoys being active in the community including being a board member of the De La Salle High School Alumni Association.  He is an avid downhill skier and snowboarder during the winter months.  He can be found hiking, camping, and relishing the outdoors during the off season.