Dick Applequist is president and general manager of Prins Insurance. He works with all clients in sales and service including personal lines, commercial lines, life and health, trucking, and church insurance. Dick’s hometown is Crookston, Minnesota. He lived in Denver and Fargo before moving to Sioux Falls in 1976. In 1981, Dick started the company as a one-man office. Today, the insurance agency has two Sioux Falls locations and employs six people.
In 1991, Dick was designated as a Certified Insurance Counselor and is currently a member of the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research. Fitness is a huge part of Dick’s life. Golfing and bowling are two of his favorite pastimes. He is also a member of the Avera Fitness Center and an avid participant in yoga classes. Dick also enjoys photography.
Dick is married and he and his wife Connie have two children: Cami who lives in Minneapolis and Cori who lives in Sioux Falls.