Our Team, Mission, and Policies

Dana Pettigrew, LUTCF, CPIA


Founder / CEO


Colorado Springs, CO


Dana began her insurance career in 1974, and has built and sold three independent multi-line insurance agencies, and founded CE by Design in 2002. She has been a professional industry speaker, and served on national, state and local boards including Independent Insurance Agents Association; Professional Insurance Association; National Association of Health Underwriters, Past President of the Oklahoma Association; and National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, Past President of the Washington Association.  Dana is an Oklahoma City native, attended Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma University, and has completed her Doctorate in church music. She is listed in Who's Who of American Women, and Who's Who in Entertainment. Industry affiliations include NAIFA member, NAIFA LILI Grad, LUTCF Grad, and CPIA member.

Paula Pringnitz, AIS, AU, CISR


Marketing / Client Relations


Anita, Iowa

 Paula has 31 years experience in the insurance industry, starting her carer in Workers Compensation in Texas.  She relocated back to her home State  of Iowa. Paula joined the company in 2015 and assists with Webinar and audio challenges, rescheduling requests, and processing new orders in Client Relations.

Our Mission and Company Policies


 The mission of CE by Design is the focus on current issues affecting the ever changing practice of insurance, to develop and deliver quality current course curriculum for professional continuing education.

We adhere to all State, and NAIC Standards for live Webinar attendance, participation, and course content. 

We are a member of Clear Cert for Long Term Care,  Annuities and Flood Insurance course curriculum content and  requirements. 

Following your Webinar Registration,  you will receive an FAQ by email with information about joining webinar live events and answers to many of your questions.  You will need internet and audio to participate.  We want you to have a good experience learning, and ask that you plan to join early. Together we will follow NAIC and State requirements.

CE credits are posted within 24 hours of the Webinar.  Certificates are emailed.