- Successful seasoned keynote speaker
- Author of the Letting Go of Stuff book series.
- Masters of Science in Organization Development from American University in Washington DC
- Over 20 years of designing and facilitating leadership retreats, business coaching, facilitating workshops, and keynote speaking
- CERTIFIED: Mediator, Change Management Professional, DDI Facilitator, past DiSC Facilitator
- Completed Walmart and General Motors Leadership Development Programs
- Letting Go of Stuff
- The Art of Letting Go of Stuff
- 127 Amazing Quotes For Letting Go
- Cokoa’s Journey (a parable about how to let go)
Recent Leadership Experience:
Business Owner and Leader, InsideOut Learning, Inc, Darren led his own million-dollar company through successes and challenges for over 20 years. His client list included over 150 other businesses, government, and NGOs within and without the US.
Founder of the Global Business and Organization Development Foundation (501c3)
Manager, General Motors, Darren successfully managed the end of the line electronic check and drive off phases at the Buick-Oldsmobile-Cadilac Hamtramck, MI manufacturing facility.
Deputy Director, National Minority AIDS Council in Washington DC where he successfully led the organization through a major multi-million dollar restructuring.
Deputy Director, State of New Mexico’s Office of African American Affairs where he restructured the agency and led the roll out of the largest statewide Expo in New Mexico.
Most Recent Change Management Experience:
Walmart, Inc – Designed and taught a Change Management course for Walmart US and Latin America (WalMex). Also converted the course into an internal certification course for practitioners of change management.
Adventist Health System – Led the entire change management effort for the implementation of a new company wide learning management system.