Daren Cheatham currently serves as a Senior Natural Resources Specialist for Broward County’s Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division. Daren has extensive experience in program management and engaging diverse audiences in clean energy and climate change issues. Daren comes to South Florida from the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce where he worked with local chambers of commerce throughout the county to build support for clean energy economic development.
Daren has also worked with local governments on climate mitigation and adaptation strategies at ICLEI USA – Local Governments for Sustainability, and worked for the United Nations’ Sustainable Energy for All initiative prior to moving to California. Daren holds a bachelor of science in anthropology from Amherst College and a master of science in international relations from New York University.