Dale was raised near Silt, CO raising cattle and sheep. He has a bachelor's degree in psychology from Lyon College in Batesville, AR and a graduate degree in banking from CU-Boulder. He has extensive experience in banking/finance and also holds his insurance license to complete the spectrum of understanding overall risk management.
He has served on many community boards in the past including El Pomar's San Juan Advisory Committee, Montrose Economic Development Corporation, Montrose Education Foundation, and Valley Symphony Association among others.
He applies the knowledge from his education and experience to deliver "awesome service to awesome people". He values building relationships with his clients rather than viewing them as a transaction.
He enjoys time with his family, fly-fishing, golf, and woodworking.