Darren Martin is from the great place of Houston, TX. Formerly from a small town in Oklahoma where he began his color guard career in 2007. Darren was a member of his high school color guard program each year until he graduated in 2012 from Westmoore High School in Moore, OK.
Darren began teaching in Oklahoma shortly after graduation at Choctaw High School as a
technician before taking on his own program at Edmond North in 2014. During his time
teaching, he also performed with several different organizations to continue his education and
performance within the activity. He began his drum corps career with The Blue Knights in 2011
and 2012. In 2013, Darren sought out a dream and marched with The Cavaliers and remained
there through 2014 and 2015. During his time away from drum corps Darren performed with
Eclectix Independent where he acted as the Captain in 2012-2015. In 2016 Darren moved to
Miamisburg, OH where he performed with Pride of Cincinnati before hanging up his
Today, Darren is continuing his teaching career in the Houston area and is the Color Guard
Director at James E. Taylor High School in Katy, TX.