Darin grew up in Abingdon, VA and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Radford University. He continued his studies at the University of Virginia following his graduation where he developed his passion for financial advising. Darin has been in the financial service industry for 23 years. He started his career going to individuals and business owners to introduce himself to them. Listening to the concerns and dreams expressed in their homes and businesses provided valuable insight that is still the bedrocks of Darin’s practice today. This intentionality is the core of Virginia Asset Group and guided Darin to open the firm in 2004.
Working with clients on their holistic plan is Darin’s priority. Whether it is mutual funds, individual securities, bonds, unit investment trusts, or separately managed accounts, Darin will craft a unique portfolio tailored to meet the goals and risk tolerance of each client. The goal is to maximize risk adjusted returns, while introducing specific professionals as needed for estate planning needs. Risk management is a core consideration for many families and Darin is well versed in the solutions available surrounding long term care with the most educational solutions at the forefront. All clients will receive the individual attention every investor expects and deserves.
Outside of the office, Darin lives in Chesapeake with his wife Jennifer and children, Taylor and Chase. His family attends River Oak. Darin is actively involved with many charities in the region. He serves on the board of the Safe House project and PIN Ministries. He is also a member of the Community Leaders Partners, which is affiliated with the Hampton Roads Community Foundation.