Darrell joined the Houston Safari club in 2000 and became a life member in 2007. Darrell served as vice president from 2006 to 2007. He also served on the board of directors from 2007 to 2011. And has recently been elected to another term on the Board of Directors. He is a past president of the club having served as president in 2009/2010. As president of the club Darrell implemented the funding for the Hunting with Heroes program at HSC and remains involved in that program.
For the past eight years Darrell has been a volunteer at the Double D Ranch wounded warrior and special needs youth hunt. He has spent many hours meeting with different organizations to find the children to attend this youth hunt as well as organizing the meat processing and trophy delivery.
Darrell and his wife Cheryl have two children and reside in Katy, Texas. When Darrell is not hunting or fishing he can usually be found on a golf course. Just look in any greenside bunker and that is where he will be.
Darrell has served on numerous committees;
2005 – Silent auction committee
2006 – Silent auction committee co-chair
2007 – Fine Art committee chair
2008 – Live auction committee
2008 – Presidents Award
2009 – Convention Co-Chair with Cheryl Kainer
2009 to 2010 – Grants committee
2009 to present – Finance committee and Dan L Duncan Scholarship committee
2010 – Youth Programs Chair
2010 2015 – Convention raffle chairman
2015-2016 – Live Auction Committee
2016 – present – Live Auction co-chairman
2014 – Executive Director search committee
2016 to 2018 – Board of Directors