Dean Heffta is a Senior Director for Water Street Solutions where he provides guidance to clients as well as training and development within Water Street Solutions.

He was raised on his family’s small-grain farm in Northeastern North Dakota. There he developed his passion for agriculture and went on to receive his Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business as well as Agronomy. He then spent several years in Iowa working with farmers as an agronomist and in retail operations. Dean received his Masters of Business Administration from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dean joined Water Street Solutions in 2006 and has filled roles for the organization including sales, service, team leadership and training & development.

He lives outside Peoria, Illinois with his wife, Sarah, and their son, Carter.