Daren, from the Great Lakes State of Michigan, came to AZ in the fall of 1996 and attended Arizona State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Technology Management in 2003. He is married to Christy Hegebush The Next Generation Coordinator, and has 2 step kids, Kelleigh and Sarah, that he calls his own. Daren became a Member of KOG on May 2nd, 2021. He enjoys getting out on the golf course, spending time with his family, and going to ASU Football and Hockey games. His job at KOG consists mainly of creating the digital messages of KOG that you see on the KOG website and Digital Marque sign on Southern Ave. This also includes YouTube videos, Facebook and Instagram posts, and creating the slides that you see during the Pre-Worship Loop and any slides for the Sermon on Sundays. Daren also does the print media for KOG as well, which includes the Sunday Service Bulletin, the Monthly Connections Newsletter, the weekly Glory Notes, and anything else that you might see posted in the Narthex and around campus. Every once in a while, you can catch him in the Tech Booth on Sunday mornings working lights, sound, or video.