Senior Associate, Contracts and Operations
Darryl serves as the Senior Associate for Contracts and Operations for CenterPoint where he is responsible for providing contracting and procurement expertise and leadership to ensure that corporate contracting and procurement processes are compliant with industry standards and, when applicable, that such processes are compliant with Federal and State laws.
Darryl has over 13 years’ experience in corporate contracting and procurement, including work with the US Department of Education, Department of Defense (Education Agency) and numerous companies in the Information Technology and Telecommunications field. He recently served as Counsel for a federal student loan guarantor where he drafted and negotiated contracts, licenses and leases with long-term favorable cost and legal implications.
Darryl holds a B.S. in Business Management from Grambling State University, and a J.D. from the University of Massachusetts- Dartmouth. Darryl’s favorite teacher in school was his seventh grade teacher Mrs. Mack who had a son who was a Marine serving in the Persian Gulf War at the time. She always discussed the importance of personal sacrifice and creating your own path in life. It was her influence that made him always strive to live his life in a way that would make Mrs. Mack proud