Darren Edwards


Darren is a 1982 Abilene Christian University graduate with a BA in Accounting. He begin his career path in accounting with Arthur Andersen & Co in Ft Worth/Dallas from 1982-1986. From there, he moved on to work with the Bass Brothers (Ftw 1986-2000) and Hunt Oil Company (Dallas, 2000-2006). While working for the Bass Family, he was introduced to Royal Family Kids Camps (RFKC) and became a volunteer Camp Director when the program was first sponsored by the Richland Hills Church of Christ in 1999 (where he has been a member since 1984). After a few short years directing RFKC, a need for growth was recognized, inspiring Darren and a group of volunteers to conceive Our Father’s Children, Inc (OFC) in December 2003. Darren has been married to his wife, Melinda, for over 30 years and they have three children who have all been involved with the ministry as volunteers. During his time with OFC, there has been a continued growth in programs offered and children served.