Heather K. Darlington, CPA
Directs the overall management ensuring DERP accomplishes its mission and strategic initiatives set forth by the retirement board.
Benefits and Membership Services Director
Delivers a great member experience for each member and creates positive relationships managing membership activities, education, and benefit programs.
Chief Investment Officer
Randall Baum, CFA
Manages all investment related duties and risk exposures, working closely with investment advisors to develop and execute the investment strategies necessary to manage and preserve DERP’s portfolio.
Finance and Technology Director
Jake Huolihan, CPA
Utilizes forward thinking strategies to provide strategic direction and oversight that conforms to generally accepted accounting principles and actuarial best practices and directs technical infrastructure.
James E. Thompson III
Provides legal advice, representation, and services to the retirement board, the executive director, and DERP staff.
Marketing and Communications Director
Develops and implements strategies to create awareness, communicate value, and strengthen DERP’s presence.