Employee Spotlight: Tim Dean

At DAA we are overflowing with exceptional employees and each month we like to choose one to highlight. Check back at the beginning of every month to see who’s in the spotlight!

Tim Dean, PE, DBIA, LSIT

Title: Program Manager

Division: Site Development and Infrastructure

Alma Mater: St. Olaf College, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and Old Dominion University

Hometown: Rapid City, SD

Birthday: December 9

What 3 words would you use to describe working at DAA?

Fun, rewarding, and family. During my tenure at DAA, I have met and worked with some of the best people around. It makes coming to work each day a rewarding experience to be able to do what we do.


Favorite thing about working at DAA?

I get to interact with so many people, both internally and externally and have developed some fantastic relationships with people, again part of the rewarding feeling I get working at DAA.


What TV show, movie, or book are you obsessed with right now?

I have two favorite writers and have read most all of the books by these writers: Clive Cussler and W.E.B. Griffin.


Have you been on a recent vacation or trip that you loved?  

Before school started this year, we visited Pittsburgh where my wife spent a lot of time growing up. She still has family there so we had a fun family reunion with her aunt and uncle, cousins and their kids.


Favorite sports team?

Minnesota Vikings (pro) and Nebraska Cornhuskers (college)


Is there something you have done that would surprise people?

I like to play golf! SURPRISE!