Colorado Nonprofit Association

Training: Investment Best Practices for Nonprofit Fiduciaries


In this training, learn how to conduct a review of your fiduciary duty as a board member or officer of the organization, the best practices for defining and aligning investments to meet both short-term and long-term objectives and review options for implementing an investment plan.

Recorded 7/25/23.


Darren W. Royal

Darren W. Royal, AIF®, President and owner of Royal Wealth Management, has been helping clients pursue their financial goals for over 25 years. He began his career in financial services as an investment banker and has held financial advisor positions with major broker/dealers. In order to better serve his clients, Darren founded his independent firm, Royal Wealth Management in 2002.

Darren earned 3 degrees from Indiana University in Management, International Business and Marketing. He also studied International Finance at the University of Maastricht in the Netherlands. He currently holds FINRA Series 7, 24, 31, 63 and 65 registrations through LPL Financial as well as life, accident & health, and variable contract insurance licenses.

Darren has served on numerous non-profit board of directors including the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, the Women’s Leadership Foundation, and the Foundation for Global Scholars. He currently serves on the Colorado Nonprofit Association board of directors. Darren is also a volunteer for Junior Achievement.

He and his wife Jennifer have lived in Castle Pines for over 20 years. They have two daughters, Alexandra and Ava. In addition to Darren’s philanthropic endeavors, he enjoys spending time with family and friends. He also enjoys being outdoors skiing, hiking, biking, and is an avid fly fisherman.