Daren K. Todd of Kennett, Missouri, was appointed to the Board of Regents in April 2009 by Governor Jeremiah “Jay” Nixon to serve a six-year term expiring January 1, 2015.
He received his bachelor of science in business administration with an emphasis in finance from Southeast Missouri State University in 1996 and his juris doctor from the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale School of Law in 1999.
Todd is a partner in the law firm of Welch, Todd and Parker in Malden, Missouri. He served as director of the Kennett Public Schools Board of Education from 2004 to 2008. He is a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association and of the University’s Copper Dome Society.
He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Bootheel Youth Museum, as the Treasurer for the 163rd Democratic Legislative Committee, and is a member of the Holcomb Farmer and Merchant Club, the Dunklin County 911 Board, the Malden Chamber of Commerce, the Missouri Bar Association, and the Dunklin County Bar Association.
Todd is the City Attorney for the municipality of Holcomb, Missouri and serves as City Judge for the municipality of Cardwell, Missouri.