Nick was born and raised in Dexter which he graduated from Dexter High School in 2002. He is part of the fifth generation to graduate from Dexter as his Grandfather's Father began farming in the late 1800's. Soon after graduating Nick went on to procure his general education requirements at Washtenaw Community College before transferring to Western Michigan University. At WMU, he graduated with a Bachelors in Business Management which taught him valuable lessons on running a business which he now uses everyday to manage The Insurance Market. While at WMU, Nick met his wife Kara which they have now been happily married 4 years and recently had their first child! Kara is a registered nurse at CS Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor.
Before starting The Insurance Market with Don, Nick started his career as a customer service representative at a regional insurance carrier which helped him hone his excellent service skills. Within the same company, Nick was promoted to a quality analyst based off of his performance as a customer service rep. This role again added to his diverse service skills as he would critique colleagues on there service performance. He then went on to become a licensed agent within the same company before launching The Insurance Market. The skill set that Nick has developed and perfected over the years is what makes him an excellent agent and he believes service is imperative to a successful agency.
When Nick is not at the agency you can find him spending time with his family, golfing, fishing, hunting, or biking.
Don is a Dexter high school graduate from 1999, he joined the Army as a Combat Engineer right out of high school leaving in September 1999 and remained in the Army until January of 2004, during those years Don traveled and lived in Ft. Leonard Wood Missouri, Baumholder Germany, Camp Monteith Kosovo and Ft. Hood Texas. After returning home to the great lake state Don worked as a Realtor while going to school, after graduating with a BS in Finance from Cleary University Don worked as a licensed personal banker, mortgage banker, and licensed customer service rep at a regional insurance carrier. In August of 2013 Don forged a partnership with Nick when they founded The Insurance Market.
Don has taken note over his years of experience in the finance and insurance industries that education and/or clarification is of the utmost importance, as he believes that an informed client is his best client.
Don lives in Hamburg Township with his fiancée Emily and half Black Labrador/Half Border Collie named Sir Ludington, he enjoys outdoor activities, working on his home and landscaping and any type of time spent on or in the water
The Insurance Market
8005 Main St Suite # 1
Dexter, MI 48130
Available 9:00am - 5:00pm