Director of Housing, Economic Development & Weatherization, Better Community Development, Inc.
Darryl Swinton serves as the Executive Director of Housing, Economic Development & Weatherization for Better Community Development Inc. In this capacity, Mr. Swinton is responsible of all aspects of affordable housing, weatherization and economic development for the Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO) certification status and neighborhood reinvestment initiatives.
He also serves as President/Owner of Diamond Legacy Group, LLC. a license General Contractor and Realtor, Mr. Swinton also provides bid inspection on residential and commercial properties as well as new construction and rehabilitation. In this capacity, Swinton has researched, purchased, constructed and developed over 200 units of income-producing properties both Single Family and Multi-Family Housing units in hard to serve communities.
Currently he serves on the Board of Directors of Southern Bancorp. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas. He also served as Chairperson of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Advisory Council, Vice-Chair of Housing Arkansas, former Chairperson of Community Housing Advisory Board for the City of Little Rock and a host of other Boards and Commission.
Mr. Swinton holds a MBA in finance from Webster University and a BBA in business finance from the University of Central Arkansas.