Doug joined the FSM team in the fall of 2016. He is a registered tax preparer and has a master's degree from Colorado School of Mines. Since 2011 Doug had been doing tax preparation in a busy Durango tax office. He enjoys working closely with his clients to compile their financial information and explain their tax situation in terms they can easily understand. Previously he spent 32 years working in a variety of financial positions with major oil and gas companies, 20 of those years in Alaska. Doug is married to his high school sweetheart of 45 years, he has four adult children, and four grandkids. He was an ice hockey referee for many years and still loves to ski and stay active.