M. Darren  Root, CPA.CITP

M. Darren Root, CPA.CITP

As the president and founding member of Root & Associates, Darren has over 20 years of tax and accounting experience. Darren’s forward thinking has kept his firm at the forefront of the profession by applying leading technology to accounting services that advance best practices. Darren is CEO of RootWorks, a consulting firm specializing in educating small to mid-size firms on integrating technology and practice management to accelerate success. He also serves as Executive Editor of The CPA Technology Advisor. Over the years, and in his many leadership roles, Darren has become a strong voice in the profession, encouraging CPAs to embrace technology as they develop their businesses and work to enhance client services.Well credentialed and deeply committed to his profession, Darren is a highly respected certified public accountant and a nationally recognized speaker. Viewed as a technology and workflow expert, he is a frequent presenter at several conferences, trade shows, and industry-related events. Additionally, he is a guest lecturer at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.Darren holds CPA and CITP (Certified Information Technology Professional) credentials. He is a former AICPA CITP Credential Committee Board member, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Indiana CPA Society.