A FAMILIAR FACE IN OUR COMMUNITY
Darren is a lifelong farmer and businessman in the Touchet and Lowden community operating irrigated farm ground and a custom spraying business. Darren has a diverse professional background that ranges from agriculture, public works, renewable energy, and transportation.
His educational roots began in Walla Walla County graduating from Touchet High School and then completing an AAS in Agricultural Mechanics at Walla Walla Community College. Darren later went on to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Diesel Power Technology from the Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, OR.
Darren’s political background includes 12 years with Touchet Schools as a School Board Director. For the past two years, he has been serving as a School Board Director with Walla Walla Catholic Schools. Furthermore, Darren is in his 9th year as a Fire Commissioner with Walla Walla Fire Protection District #6.
Servant leadership and community service are important parts of Darren’s life. For the past 33 years, he has served as a volunteer firefighter, first responder, EMR & now EMT with District #6. Finally, Darren is in his 2nd term as the Livestock Director for the Walla Walla Fair and Frontier Days Board.