Don Holmes

      Operating Partner, Board Member, High Street Insurance Partners

      Business Services (Insurance)

      Experience

      Don retired from the commercial insurance brokerage industry in March of 2018 after a business career that spanned 40 years.

      Over these years, Don worked for three major insurance brokerage firms and one regional broker. His roles included new business production, regional and national leadership of specialty practice groups as well as leading several geographic profit centers .  He has had extensive experience developing risk management programs for large global (fortune 1000) clients as well as numerous mid market clients throughout his career.

      As a managing director for a major insurance brokerage firm (Marsh USA, Inc.), Don led their National Mid Market Practice during a period of numerous agency acquisitions. His responsibilities included the development and implementation of integration plans associated with these acquisitions.

      Don now lives is Colorado with his wife Judy who is a senior buyer for a large regional furniture retailer based in Denver. Don has one son and Judy has a son and daughter along with four grandchildren.

      Don’s now pursuing his life long interests in ranching, wetland restoration and fly fishing. He also continues to actively support several charitable organizations in Colorado in both human services and land conservation.

      Board Affiliations

      Don serves on the High Street Insurance Partners Board.