Derek Tyson brings to the team extensive experience in the animal health profession with his experience in veterinary practice management and sales. Derek led a team of employees at one of largest clinics in Jacksonville, FL. From there, Derek worked as a national sales representative at Sneakers Software, the producers of DVMax practice management software, before eventually joining Trupanion as a Regional Director.

Prior to starting with Blue Heron Consulting, Derek decided to pursue a dream of his to become a sports reporter which he accomplished by working for two different companies including ESPN from 2011 through 2017 as a college football writer. Derek has his Business Management degree from Northwood University in Midland, MI. In his spare time, Derek enjoys traveling, playing golf, and spending time with his wife Amanda and their son.