Bryan Wates

Chief Financial Officer


Bryan Wates is the Chief Financial Officer for Dargan Construction, managing the company’s finances as well as the daily administrative and accounting operations. Bryan came to Dargan in 2019 after spending three years in a similar position with a residential construction company and a number of years in public accounting and banking.


Bryan earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Economics from Wofford College in 2002 and obtained a Master’s Degree in International Business from the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business in 2006. Bryan is a certified Public Accountant in the State of South Carolina and is a member of the AICPA, CFMA and SCACPA.


Bryan and his wife, Amy, live in Murrells Inlet with their three children. The family attends Belin Memorial United Methodist Church where Bryan has held positions on Board of Trustees, as well as the stewardship and endowment committees.

University of South Carolina’s DarlaMoore School of Business
Master’s Degree in International Business

Wofford College
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Economics