Simply put, The Power of Design is making people’s lives better.

Dean brings more than 35 years of experience in architecture to his work with PlanForce Group. Across his expansive career of designing retail buildings and restaurants, he has also designed more than one hundred separate Taco Bell locations. He earned his architecture degree from North Dakota State University.

Dean discovered drawing as a child. He loved sketching, drawing cartoons, and applying color to the finished product. These activities allowed him to dream and visualize and ultimately led to the pursuit of architecture for a career. He now enjoys the satisfaction of working with a client on a successful project. Dean is a motorcyclist and has been riding for almost 40 years now. He finds it to be both relaxing and enjoyable. “Ride on, dude!”