Project manager for new opportunities, oversees IT operations, and assists the Human Resource Director.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing from Mesa State College.
Darrel is a native of the Grand Junction area and currently lives in Fruita. He has worked for The Daily Sentinel since 1991. He also served his country for 16 years in both the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves including a yearlong deployment to Iraq in 2003–2004. He attained the rank of Sergeant First Class.
Darrel is married to Amy Allen. They have two sons attending Fruita schools. Darrel’s interests include his kids’ activities, the outdoors, golf, hockey and beer. He believes, “One should never be afraid to try the local fare.”