Craig Volk grew up in rural New Hampton, IA. When he was 8 years old, his father was killed in a car accident at the age of 32, leaving his mother alone to raise two children, with another one on the way. Craig learned early in life the importance of planning and making sure family is taken care of.
Most of Craig’s youth and early adult years were consumed with playing basketball at a highly competitive level. He attended Waldorf College in Forest City, IA, where he played basketball and met his wife, Nicole.
Craig’s passion for people and competitive nature led him into the financial services field, where he has been for fourteen years; twelve years with Northwestern Mutual. Along with his wife Nicole, and children Reece, Macklin and Sutton, they have made Lakeville their home. As a family, they take an active role in a variety of sports and community events. Craig currently coaches his son’s basketball team and in his spare time enjoys working out, playing basketball, and spending time with his family.