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Background:  Don was born and raised on a farm in South Dakota.  After graduating from high school with honors, Don joined the Army and served for three years.  After an honorable discharge, he attended Pacific Lutheran University and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with honors.   Don returned to his home state and earned a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of South Dakota.  After earning his MBA, Don returned to the Puget Sound area and began his professional career.  

Personal:  Don is married to his wife Tali, of 55 years. They have two children and two grandchildren.  In addition to traveling with his wife and family, Don enjoys his collection of John Deere tractors on a few acres in south Pierce County.