Retired in March, 2016 after 46 year career at Bank of America/U S Trust and its predecessors, where she was Managing Director, U. S. Trust, responsible for Trust Group in West Texas , Oklahoma and New Mexico.

Darlene is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin.

Darlene has served on several boards including:  Women’s Haven, Cliburn, Texas Ballet Theater, WARM Place, Kupferle Breast Center, Harris Foundation, Streams and Valleys, Fort Worth Club and the Fort Worth Business and Estate Council.

Darlene is married with 2 children and 5 grandchildren.