Dale E. Van Dam

Executive Vice President of Sales

Property & Casualty


Dale Van Dam is Executive Vice President of Sales, Property & Casualty, and Partner at M3 Insurance. In this role, he is responsible for the overall direction, long-term planning, new business development, sales performance, and strategic partnerships of the property & casualty product line. He is a member of M3's Executive Operating Committee.

Dale graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting. His insurance career began in 1975 as owner of Associated Policywriters, and he later served as president of Fitzgerald, Clayton, James and Kasten, Inc., before joining M3 in 1998. He was instrumental in opening the agency's Milwaukee office.

In addition to serving on numerous insurance company advisory groups throughout his career, including Crum and Forster Insurance, St. Paul Companies, Utica National, EMC Insurance, EBI Companies, and Royal and Sun Alliance, Dale has spent much of his career serving public sector clients, specifically WI public school districts.

He currently serves on the board of United Way of Greater Milwaukee – Waukesha County and Kyle's Korner, Wauwatosa. He is a former Chairman of the Board for both Lutheran Living Services, Inc., and Easter Seals Southeast WI.