Darin has almost 20 years of financial management experience at WaterOne, and was promoted to Director of Finance in 2017. In his previous role as WaterOne's Manager of Financial Planning he was responsible for overseeing WaterOne's budgeting and long-term planning horizon. As Director of Finance, Darin is responsible for accounting, cash and investments, financial planning, purchasing and material control functions.
Darin is also an Adjunct Professor of Finance at Webster University in Kansas City, MO where he teaches graduate level finance courses in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Rockhurst University and a Master of Science in Finance from Webster University. He is a Certified Public Finance Officer, a Certified Treasury Professional, and a Certified Financial Planning and Analysis Professional. He is a member of the Governmental Finance Officers Association, the American Water Works Association (AWWA), and the Association of Financial Professionals.
In the past, he has served as President of the Eastern Kansas Governmental Finance Officers Association. Darin is also a member of the Rates and Charges Committee of AWWA, and he recently co-authored the Fourth Edition of the M29 Manual - Fundamentals of Water Utility Capital Financing.