Don joined the Gulfstream leadership team in March 2019 bringing over 30 years of Personal Lines industry experience in both Underwriting and Product Management.
Prior to joining Gulfstream, Don was at Nationwide Insurance Company where he had worked most recently as Vice President of Underwriting for Nationwide Private Client. Prior to Nationwide, Don was at Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company for 19 years and held various leadership positions including Personal Lines Chief Underwriting Officer, Vice President of Underwriting, Homeowners National Director and Regional Underwriting Leader. Don’s deep Personal Lines leadership experience brings great value to the team on the development of strong customer focused Underwriting and Product Management programs supporting the service and financial goals of Gulfstream.
Don holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from San Diego State University. He and his wife Patricia have four grown children and recently moved to FL. In his spare time, Don enjoys playing tennis and going deep sea fishing, while Patricia is an advocate of animal rescue spending time volunteering at cat rescue centers. Together they enjoy the theatre and spending time with their cats Stanley, Lucy, Tom, and Benny.