Darrell Strong Jr. has five years of experience working in both civic and educational capacities. Darrell received his degree in Broadcast Journalism from Langston University in 2016. He also obtained a certification in Local Public Administration from Oklahoma City University in 2018. He is currently pursuing a degree in Urban Education from Langston University. With his combined education and professional experience, he wants to create and drive solutions to growing urban issues. He has also worked closely with some of Oklahoma's most notable community organizations.
A quote that Darrell lives by is from Henrik Ibsen, "A community is like a ship; everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm." Darrell currently lives in Oklahoma City.