Derek is the Vice President of Innovative Staff Solutions. He started out as an Operations Manager for the company before becoming the Branch Sales Manager. In 2007, he was promoted to Vice President where he has been able to put his wealth of operations, management, and customer service experience to use. As the Vice President, Derek manages the daily operations of all 20+ ISS offices. Additionally, Derek is the President of ISS Insurance Group which was founded in August of 2012.
Derek is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in Business. Derek is a firm believer in giving back to the communities we serve in and leads by example in this area. Derek is a past board member for the local chapter of Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM), past President of The United Way, current board member of the Mattoon Country Club and has led the Innovative Staff Solutions and ISS Insurance Group teams in completing more than 13,000 hours of community impact in the past 3 years!
Beyond spending time with his wife Lisa and their two children, Derek has a passion for golf playing competitively in college at EIU, mini-tours in Arizona and now in the amateur ranks. Derek has competed in 5 USGA Championships, past winner of local and national tournaments.