The NFDA Business Bullpen is equipped with some of the best “relief pitchers” in funeral service!
Special thank you to our reinforcements:
Homesteaders Life Company
Will Bischoff joined Homesteaders Life Company in 2015 as vice president of strategic markets. In his current role, he draws on more than 20 years of experience in the funeral profession, including 13 years with Keystone Group Holdings as operations controller and vice president of corporate development. While at Keystone, Bischoff analyzed hundreds of funeral homes’ financial statements. Now at Homesteaders, he enjoys working with funeral home owners to implement preneed strategies for long-term success. Bischoff holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s in corporate finance.
Myers-Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory, Mechanicsburg, PA
Bob began his funeral service career in 1987; in April 2011 he became owner and operator of the Myers-Buhrig Funeral Home, which has served the community for over 105 years. A crematory, café, and reception services were added to the firm in 2011; later that year Myers-Buhrig also became a full service monument dealer. There have been other significant improvements and upgrades to better serve the community since then.
Homesteaders Life Company, West Des Moines, IA
Prior to joining Homesteaders in 2014, Steve co-founded and served as President-CEO of Foundation Partners Group, LLC. He is a well-known and influential executive in funeral service, whose experience helps ensure Homesteaders is well-positioned to continue its strong tradition of growth, profitability and financial strength. Steve has served as a Funeral Service Foundation Trustee since 2010 and is now chair of The Foundation. He earned an undergraduate degree from Indiana University Bloomington.
McQueen & Siddall, LLP, St. Petersburg, FL
Bill is a licensed funeral director/embalmer, CFSP, and attorney-at-law who focuses on estate planning, business succession planning, and wealth and legacy protection. He is a founding partner of the law firm McQueen & Siddall, LLP, with offices in Florida and Arizona. Bill was President/CEO of Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes for almost 20 years, until December 2010.