Dean joined AFS in 2008 as a Regional Sales Manager before moving into the position VP of Sales and most recently VP of Client Partnerships. He graduated from The University of Texas at Arlington with his Bachelors of Business Administration, Marketing and Finance. After graduating, Dean transitioned into the world of transportation and logistics starting with UPS Parcel in 1989. After spending 4 years in the parcel business, he transitioned to Roadway Express working in both operations and sales. In 1994, he took a management role with Nationsway Transport until 1999 when he then returned back to Roadway/YRC as a Corporate Account Executive and District Sales Manager. Dean currently resides in the Dallas/Fort Worth area with his wife and five children. In his spare time he enjoys sports, being active in the local high school booster club and spending time with family.