Darrell joins DAS with over 22 years of experience in the interpreting field. Originally trained as a mental health technician, he has an eclectic background, from roofing and masonry to serving as an ordained minister for a sign language congregation. Darrell graduated from the Advanced Speaking School, Watchtower. His previous experience also includes coordinating for a large Video Relay Service (VRS) center, developing an ideal model of a working VRS center. In his spare time, Darrell works with an ASL translation and video production team providing Bible-based publications to approximately 50 countries. He is originally from Illinois, and has interpreted and lived in New York, St. Louis, and now Baltimore, MD. His hobbies include cooking and judging for BBQs contests (Kansas City BBQ Certified!), reading science fiction novels, and spending as much time as possible with his three lovely daughters.