Rod is a 1997 graduate of the University of Washington, and he also began his insurance career in 1997.  After spending the first 17 years of his career at another local agency, Rod joined the Oltman team in December of 2014.  He is licensed in all lines, and specializes in personal and business insurance.  Having grown up on a dairy farm in Lynden, Rod has always enjoyed insuring farm accounts.  Rod carries the CIC designation and is one of the managing partners at Oltman Insurance.

Rod, along with his wife and two daughters, resides in Lynden.