Darren Bennefield of Aurora was first appointed to the Will County Board in 2014 to fill a vacated seat and represent the residents of District 5. He is a committeeman for Aurora's Ward 9 and previously served as a trustee on the Wheatland Township Board.
Bennefield owns Carrington Title Partners. He took an ownership interest in the company in 2010 after working as operations manager from 2006 to 2009. Carrington specializes in residential and commercial real estate transactions, working to simplify real estate closings by making the process as smooth and quick as possible. Bennefield has 17 years of experience in the title insurance business.
Bennefield attended the College of DuPage and Columbia College in Chicago.
Bennefield has lived in Aurora for 25 years and has been actively involved in a variety of organizations including:
• Wheatland Township Republican Organization
• Chamber of Commerce
• Naperville Youth Football League
• Rotary Club (past member)