8 years of service for the Foundation board.
Dean was born on a farm near Lexington and graduated from Lexington High School. Other than his time at UNL, he has lived in the area all of his life. Married to his wife, Pam, for 45 years, all three of their children graduated from Lexington and they have eight grandchildren. Dean farmed for 10 years and then worked in the animal health industry for 35 years. In addition to the Board of the Foundation, he is a lifelong member of Lexington Christian Church and is also a member of Lions Club.