Darryl Washington - Cahaba River Society

Darryl is Director of Programs & Operations for Urban Impact, Inc. the community economic development agency leading revitalization of Birmingham’s Historic 4th Avenue Business District and the newly minted Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument District. Darryl has over 20 years of leadership experience in economic development. He previously held the position of Economic Development Director for the City of Irondale and served as Chairman of Irondale’s Commercial Development Authority. During his tenure he successfully oversaw the adoption of Irondale’s first ever comprehensive plan – Irondale On The Move.

Darryl is an avid hiker with a passion for conservation and nature. He previously served two terms as President of the Board of Directors for Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve.