Founder and President of the Board of Directors
Dennis founded Public Partnership in June, 2015, & since then has helped many Arizonans in NEED annually CLAIM & RECEIVE their share of the Hundreds of Millions of Dollars being held in Arizona for their benefit! He has valuable experience as the former Treasurer and/or Member of the Board of Directors of various Tucson Nonprofits.
Dennis started his business career in 1964 as a CPA (IL) in Chicago with PriceWaterhouse (now pwc-PriceWaterhouseCoopers) & then served as Treasurer & Chief Planning Officer of Illinois Central Gulf Railroad, a Regional Transportation Company with $1billion annual revenue & 20,000 employees.
In 1981 he & his family moved to Tucson where he became professionally licensed as a CPA (AZ), Mortgage Broker (AZ) & Real Estate Salesperson (AZ). Dennis has extensive experience in Arizona real estate & commercial mortgages, & has provided accounting, tax & consulting services to numerous clients, including a Tucson CPA Firm.
After retiring his AZ professional licenses a few years ago, he now provides accounting, tax & consulting services to clients through his Grumpy Old Marine LLC ("GOM LLC"), an Arizona limited liability company.
Dennis received his college/university education at Luther College (IA), Northwestern University (IL), & Stanford University (CA), & served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves 1964-1970. He & his wife, Nancee, were high school sweethearts; both were born & raised in Appleton MN.