When Spectra Energy(at one time the parent company of Union Gas) announced the establishment of its first Summit Award program to recognize employees for their outstanding actions and visionary thinking in the areas of Safety, Stewardship, Integrity, Respect, Initiative, Performance and Relationships, Darrin was one of five employees from across North America to be a selected as a recipient of the award. The $5,000 award Darrin received was directed to the CKHA and the United Way of Chatham-Kent.
Citizen of the Year
Each year, the Chatham-Kent Chamber of Commerce recognizes the exceptional contributions made by Chatham-Kent corporations, industries, businesses and individuals during its annual Business Excellence Awards Banquet. In 2006, The Chatham and District Chamber of Commerce recognized Darrin as the recipient of the Citizen of the Year Award.
Living Faith Award
Darrin and Christine received the Living Faith Award of Distinction in 2007 from the St. Clair Catholic District School Board. This award was given for their exemplary work and service with in Chatham-Kent Catholic schools.
Darrin is a member in good standing of the Sunrise Rotary Club and the Chatham Optimists Club.