Darren is passionate about training family ministry leaders through his role at Orange, and his organization 1Semester, which allows family ministry staff, interns, and volunteers to earn graduate credits. As the Executive Family Pastor at Parker Hill Community Church, he led staff and volunteer teams at three campuses. His journey has included milestones as a camp director, wilderness leadership director, and earning a Doctorate focused on volunteerism, family ministry, and leadership. He’s the author of The Volunteer Project: Stop Recruiting. Start Retaining. His life is fulfilled through time with his wife Becky, and college-age kids, Brynn and Tucker.