Darren Blough, MSW, BCaBA
Senior VP of Adult Services, Bancroft

Darren Blough is a Senior Vice President of Adult Services with Bancroft, and possesses over 25 years of experience working with children and adults with disabilities. He began his career as a Direct Support Professional with Bancroft and spent nearly ten years with the organization. During that time, he served as a Manager of residential supervised apartments, Director of adult community programs, and Senior Director of pediatric and adolescent residential programs. Darren went on to accept a position leading New Jersey statewide operations for another behavioral healthcare provider, and later served as Northeast Regional Director, overseeing services in New Jersey and Delaware. In his current role at Bancroft, Darren leads operations at the Lakeside Campus as well as overseeing acute residential programs in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Darren is a Board-Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst. He earned his undergraduate degree in Sociology and his master’s degree in Social Work from Rutgers University. Additionally, Darren is an active member of the New Jersey Association of Community Providers, where he previously served as President of the Board, and currently serves as the Co-Chair of the Legislative and Policy Committee for the organization. Darren is also actively involved with Autism New Jersey and New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis where he serves as the Chair of the Adult Services Workgroup. Darren serves on the Board for the Non-Profit Development Center of Southern New Jersey, where is currently the Vice Chair. He has also most recently been appointed by Governor Murphy as a member of the State Board of Applied Behavior Analyst Examiners, with a four-year term.