Dennis moved to the Wisconsin Rapids area in January 1978 after graduating from UW-Stout with a Bachelor of Science degree. He started his work career as a technical education teacher and volleyball coach at Nekoosa High School.
After seven years Dennis entered the financial planning industry. For more than twenty-five years, he has assisted many families and small businesses with their insurance and investment planning.
Dennis joined Hermening Financial Group in February of 2010 for two reasons. First, the focus at HFG is financial planning independent of product providers. Secondly, they take on a team approach with quality service and advice being the number one goal.
He holds Chartered Life Underwriter® and Certified Wealth Strategist® designations.
Dennis and his wife, Pam, of thirty plus years are the proud parents of two sons. Brett is living in Minneapolis working as a placement specialist. Logan is living is Vietnam working as an English teacher.
Dennis is an active board member of The Sunrise Rotary. He has also held board positions with the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce, youth hockey and soccer, and St. Lawrence home and school. He also has a love of the outdoors enjoying fishing, hunting and a passion for golf.