Daren is a member of the Allen City Council, Place 1. He offers almost 30 years of business, leadership, and team-building experience in his willingness to serve Allen residents. He is a former board member with the Collin County Conservative Republicans, volunteers flying time with Challenge Air for Kids, and supports several charities.
Daren is a 15-year resident of the Lone Star State, living in Allen since 2015. Upon graduation from Kansas State University’s aviation program in 1991, he worked as a flight instructor and charter pilot. Facing severe aviation industry headwinds he course corrected his career path and after 10 years in the consumer and commercial lending industry, Daren joined Copart in 2004, a provider of online vehicle auction and remarketing services in the US, Canada, and the UK. He secures contracts with the auto insurance industry and manages a team of National Account Managers, Account Managers, and onsite customer support teams. Additional career information can be found on his LinkedIn page.
Daren and his wife, Susan, have been married 12 years. Susan is in the cyber security space in the banking industry where she served in V.P roles at Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase. She is currently with Wells Fargo.
“I look forward to the opportunity of bringing many years of real-world business experience to the Council. I believe my successful history of working with various stakeholders, to achieve common goals, will add a desirable, modern and unique skillset to the City Council.”
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