Darline Truong earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the California State University of Long Beach and is a California Licensed Professional Civil Engineer. She started her engineering career at the Walt Disney Company working as a Structural Quality Engineer. In 2014, Darline transitioned into the public sector. Currently, she is working in the Project Management Office at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) where she oversees various water infrastructure Capital Improvement Projects ranging from 20 million dollars to 160 million dollars. Darline is one of the co-founders of the LADWP-SWE Professional Affiliate Group ERG.