Dave Bushey, a principal of the agency, has been with Marcotte since 1992 and has served in a variety of positions including Customer Service, Claim Manager, Producer and Agency President. In 2002 Dave was selected by his co-workers to take over management of the Agency. The next year, Dave was added to the Board of Directors and named President of the Agency. Dave’s primary role is Management. As President, Dave is responsible for all financial, legal, personnel and operational aspects of the Agency. He is a graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois with a Bachelor of Arts in business administration. Dave has three professional designations; Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Associate in Claims (AIC). Dave has been involved with insurance industry organizations including the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha and the Young Agents of Omaha Association. In 2006 Dave was selected for a “40 under 40” business leader award by the Midlands Business Journal and is a graduate of the Omaha Chamber of Commerce Leadership Omaha Class 30. Dave has been actively involved as a board member for two nonprofit organizations since 1997: Omaha Crime Stoppers and Youth Care & Beyond. Dave also serves on the Community Health Charities of Nebraska, the Aksarben Floor Committee and the Early Childhood Business Roundtable. He is an Omaha Symphony Governing Member and a member of EO Nebraska. Dave, his wife Liz and their two children Lea and Joseph live in Northwest Omaha.