Dave Denny was promoted to the position of Deputy City Manager on February 6, 2009. Mr. Denny oversees the Public Works and Parks & Recreation Departments as well as the Information Technology Office. Mr. Denny has been serving the City of Deltona since January 2004 when the City of Deltona purchased the utility, Florida Water Services. Mr. Denny was the Utility Director from January 2004 to July 2006 and then became the Public Works Director when the utilities and public works functions were combined. Prior to his service with the City, Mr. Denny was Vice President of Operations/Engineering for Florida Water Services, Apopka. He had been employed by Florida Water Services since 1969.
Mr. Denny has an Associate's Degree from Clinch Valley College, Wise, Va. He has completed training programs in Operations of Wastewater Treatment Plants and Water Treatment Plants from California State University, Sacramento, Calif., and Supervisory Management in the Water/Wastewater Field from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich. Mr. Denny maintains certfications in Wastewater Collection Systems, Class A and Water Distribution Systems, Class A. He is a certified instructor through the Florida Water and Pollutions Control Operators Association for Wastewater Collection Systems, Water Distribution Systems and Supervisory Management. He coached the Florida Water Services "Top-Ops" Team to seven straight Florida State Championships and three International Championships in 1999, 2001 and 2004.
Mr. Denny has lived in Florida since 1969 and has been in the Central Florida area for more than twenty years.