Derek joins us with ten years in financial services, most recently as an agent with the Hoopis Group/MassMutual. He started his career at Northwestern Mutual where he worked with TJ Gilboy. He was born and raised in Peoria, Illinois, and holds a degree in Business Administration from Northern Illinois University. He currently makes his home in Chicago's West Loop Gate neighborhood, with his puggle Stanley. He is an avid NFL fan and his favorite team is the Philadelphia Eagles dating back to his childhood.
Derek is a Registered Representative of Equity Services, Inc. and offers securities in Illinois. He is also insurance licensed in IL.