About Douglas Shaffer
R Douglas Shaffer born August 1956 Seattle, Washington. Graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Central Washington University and a minor in Business Administration in 1979. Holds Professional Pilots Licenses (Airline Transport Pilot). Moved to Alaska in 1979 worked all over the State of Alaska and lived on the North slope for over a year. In 1983 expanded my career to include being an Aviation claims adjuster and aircraft accident investigator. Started in the Insurance business in 1985 selling aviation insurance, worked for Equitable life in 1985 to 1986. Worked for City Insurance Agency until fall of 1991 when I opened Associated Insurance Services. Incorporated in 1996 and became S&H, Inc DBA Associated Insurance Services. Served on the Board of Directors of the Alaska Independent Agents and Brokers from 2003 until 2013 where I served as a Director, Treasurer and President of the Association. Currently serves on several non profit boards. I met my future Wife Shirley in 1980, currently live in Anchorage, AK and have three children Jack, Ian & Mitchiko and two grandchildren Seth & Alexxa. Currently in a partnership in a second Insurance Agency in Tucson, AZ (AZ Insurance Services). My wife and I enjoy the outdoors, traveling and football, gourmet cooking, gardening and spending time with our family.