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Professional Profile

Derrick Larson, CPA

Director of Utilities
605.977.2734 | dlarson@eidebailly.com

"When working with clients, it's my personal goal to provide value above and beyond typical tax and audit services. It’s important to me to identify opportunities and contribute to my clients’ long-term successes." ~ Derrick

With more than 19 years experience in public accounting, Derrick provides audit, tax and consulting services to a variety of clients and industries. He specializes in serving telephone companies, electric cooperatives and renewable energy clients. Derrick enjoys working closely with clients, assisting them with their business and accounting issues.

Derrick currently serves as the audit department head of the Sioux Falls office. He also serves as chair of the Firm’s utility services practice. Since joining Eide Bailly in 1996, Derrick has been involved in various leadership activities, including recruitment and internal training programs for staff.

Outside of his professional life, Derrick enjoys spending time in the outdoors or at the lake with his family. His other interests include golfing and hunting.

Professional Memberships

  • South Dakota CPA Society
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Designations and Licensures

  • Certified Public Accountant


  • Master of Business Administration – University of South Dakota, Vermillion
  • Bachelor of Science, accounting – University of South Dakota, Vermillion