Don is the Founder/President/Partner at Vantage Cost and holds a B.S. in accounting from Indiana University and earned the CPA designation (inactive certificate) after starting his career in public accounting at Arthur Andersen.
Don also has more than 20 years of experience in financial and operational management in manufacturing, transportation, and life science industries. Prior to founding Vantage Cost in 1998, Don was Director of Operations for Covance Central Laboratories (NYSE: CVD). After leading a cost control initiative that resulted in $6.5 million in annual savings, Don formed Vantage Cost. Don’s experience and analytical skill are key components of a proven record in reducing operating expenses. His passion for stewardship inspired him to form a personal finance ministry at his church, and facilitates classes on biblical financial principles.