MEDC - New Development in McKinney
Feb 09, 2018
Darrell Auterson
MEDC - New Development in McKinney


Darrell W. Auterson

President- CEO

Darrell Auterson joined the McKinney Economic Development Corporation in July 2016.  He has been in the economic development profession for over 30 years.

Before coming to McKinney, Darrell served as President and CEO of the York County Economic Alliance in York County, Pennsylvania since 2012.  He previously worked in the same role at the York County Economic Development Corporation since 2002. 

During his time as President and CEO of the York County Economic Alliance / York County Economic Development Corporation, Darrell facilitated major projects resulting in the retention and creation of more than 14,000 jobs and nearly $2 billion of public and private investment.  He led the merger of the economic development corporation with the Chamber of Commerce to create the York County Economic Alliance.  Darrell has also held business and economic development positions in Indiana, Illinois, North Carolina and California. 

Darrell serves on the Board of Directors for the International Economic Development Council and is a member of several professional economic and business development organizations.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in urban regional studies from Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana.