B.S. Kinesiology, minor in business
Kansas State University

M.S. College Student Personnel Work

Kansas State University

M.P.A. Physician Assistant Studies
Wichita State University

Professional Affiliations

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants – Board Certified since 2007
  • Kansas Board of Healing Arts 
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Kansas Association of Physician Assistants
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • National Athletic Trainer's Association Board of Certification – Board Certified 1998-2015

About Daren

Daren was born and raised in Rossville, Kansas.  He began working at OSMC in 2007 after graduating from the Wichita State PA program.  Prior to attending WSU, he served as an Associate Athletic Trainer in the Kansas State University Athletic Department.  Daren currently serves as an orthopedic surgery preceptor for the Wichita State PA program.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, watching K-State sports and cycling.