Darron Kusman

Mayor & City Council
Title: Mayor Pro Tem, At-Large Councilmember
Phone: (770) 986-5010

Dan Zanger
  • First Elected November 2015
  • Term Expires 2019

Darron began serving the City of Chamblee in January 2013 when he was appointed as Chairman of the Architectural Design Review Board.  He currently serves as Director of Finance at Church's Chicken where he is responsible for all aspects of cash and debt finance, treasury operations, and external financial reporting functions for over 1600 locations in 26 countries.  Prior to joining Church's in August of 2011, Darron oversaw delivery and development of The Hackett Group's global finance benchmark product where he served as an advisor to senior executives at multiple private, public, and Fortune 500 companies.  

Kusman began his career in 2004 as a member of Southwest Value Partners where he was responsible for analyzing investments ranging from 100-unit apartment complexes to professional sports organizations.  he joined Accenture's Finance and Performance Management group in 2007; spearheading large assessment and transformation engagements in addition to serving an active role in developing Accenture's default and treasury management methodologies.  More recently, he worked as Assistant Treasurer and Acting Director of Cash management for USH-Pruitt Corporation. 

Darron is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a Master's Degree in Accountancy from Georgia State University as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance, Real Estate, and Management from Emory University's Goizueta Business School.  While pursuing his degrees, Darron coached high school basketball and was selected as coach of the year in 1998-1999, 1999-2000, and 2006-2007.  He also serves on the Governing Board of Chamblee Charter High School.  When not at work, Darron enjoys spending time with his family including his wife Maria and son Andrew.   

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