Don was born and raised until age 14 in the Salt Lake Valley, then moved to the Central Valley, Clovis, CA, where he went to high school. After graduation and a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he relocated to Salt Lake to attend LDS Business College where he met his wife, Winter.
Don graduated from Stevens Henager College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an Emphasis in HR. He has worked in the Hotel Industry since 2002 beginning his career at the Crystal Inn and Suites in downtown Salt Lake City. He and his family moved to Afton in November 2018 where he now manages the Fairfield Inn and Suites. They came from Cheyenne, WY, where they lived for 10 years.
Don and his wife have four beautiful children. They bring tremendous joy to their lives. They love spending time with them. Their family favorite is going to Disneyland every couple years. As a family they enjoy bike riding, playing in the snow, and exploring dirt roads.
Don’s favorite pastimes include camping, hiking, biking, and spending time with family and extended family.