District 7 Director Dax Collins resides on the west side of Monroe County in Bloomington. He and his wife, Karen, have one daughter.
Collins received his degree in history and political science from Indiana University in the late 1980’s. He is a retired business man who currently serves as treasurer for the South Central Regional Sewer District. Collins also teaches history for Ivy Tech and provides consultation services for local businesses. Dax states that his main goal is to give back to the friends and community that has supported him throughout his professional career.
Collins’ experience as a trustee for another utility led to his interest in his local cooperative. He believes strongly in the seven cooperative principles and works to combine sound financial oversight with transparency and member engagement. He cites that UDWI is one of those rare organizations willing to engage and connect with the community and its members. As director, he promises guide the cooperative into the future while preserving and protecting the rights of the membership.
To contact Dax, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.