Darren Root

Darren Root is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of RootWorks, LLC, President, Root & Associates, LLC, and Executive Editor, CPA Practice Advisor magazine..

As the owner of a highly successful accounting firm, CEO of RootWorks, and the Executive Editor of The CPA Technology Advisor, Darren understands first-hand the challenges that face accounting firms.

With more than two decades working in the tax and accounting profession, Darren's vision for the structure and functionality of the modern accounting firm and his pragmatic, engaging style have made him one of the most sought after presenters in the tax and accounting profession. Viewed as a technology and workflow expert, he is a frequent speaker at numerous conferences, tradeshows, and industry-related events He is also a frequent guest lecturer at Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.

Darren holds CPA and CITP (Certified Information Technology Professional) certificates. He is an AICPA CITP Credential Committee Board Member, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Indiana CPA Society.