Dean brings more than 25 years of communications expertise to Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center storytelling with skills gained in Colorado Springs and around the globe. Since 2003, he has served as a communications leader supporting the U.S. Air Force Academy, Air Force Space Command, the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, the 5th U.S. Congressional District, Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center and the small business community. Dean shares client and organization success, social impact, and brand integrity through creative, impactful storytelling; social, earned and traditional media engagement; interview and testimony preparation, and more. He is an award-winning writer, podcast producer and crisis communicator.