Darren Schwartz moved to Las Vegas with his parents in 1981. He graduated from Durango High School and UNLV with a degree in Criminal Justice. Darren has served as an officer with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department since 1999 and is currently A Detective Sergeant assigned to the Bolden Area Command. Darren is married to the amazing Jennifer Schwartz and they have a soon to be 9 year old son named Zev (who thinks he is amazing). Darren and Jennifer were brought up in the in the Temple Beth Sholom community and have been members of Midbar Kodesh since its beginning. Darren and Jennifer are alumni of United Synangogue Youth and previously served Midbar Kodesh as youth directors and members of the Youth Commission. Darren is looking forward to serving the Midbar Family again and taking on this new role with the Board of Drectors.