Derek started Netgain Property Management Services, LLC, in 2016, focused on striking the right balance between both the owners' wants and the tenants' needs. Having worked in the Real Estate industry for the past 14 years, he brought with him unique experience and insights to help separate Netgain from other property management companies in the area. Since starting they have pioneered different and creative solutions to the many issues facing the housing industry.
Since moving to Cedar City in 2007, he has been active in the community serving as Chairman of the Board of the Cedar City Chamber of Commerce, Iron County Home Builders Government Affairs Chair, Iron County Care and Share President, Spokesman for PETPO and Board Member for Youth Futures.
In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids, coaching soccer, serving in his church, and running one of the largest Dodgeball Tournaments in the State of Utah to benefit the Iron County Care and Share (the local homeless shelter).