Darren & Lindsey were set up on January 17, 2010 at Avo in Mountain Brook Village by their wonderful friend, Susan Nettles Han. They had a fun night with friends and Darren, of course, asked for Lindsey’s number at the end of the night. From then on they had a very exciting 4 years! They went camping, to the beach, skiing out West, hiking, many weekends at the Lindsey’s parents lake house, and fun times at Darren’s family cabin in North Carolina.
Darren is a licensed Structural Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama and works at a structural engineering firm designing industrial buildings. He graduated with his bachelor’s in Civil Engineering in 2006 and his master’s in Structural Engineering in 2008 both from Auburn University. He grew up in Anniston, Alabama with his three sisters, Dawn, Dana, and Whitney and his parents who have been married over 40 years, Terrye and Dr. Ron. Darren played tennis as a child through his young adulthood and loves to be outside.
Lindsey is a Special Education teacher and works with elementary children (K-2) with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Delay. She graduated from the University of Alabama with her bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education in 2012 and her master’s in Early Childhood Special Education from UAB in 2014. She grew up in Birmingham, AL with her two brothers, Matthew and Wes and her parents who have been married for over 35 years, Nita and Paul. Lindsey danced classical ballet as a child through her young adult years and is currently a yoga instructor. Lindsey also has a yoga blog, Lindseyogabliss.
Darren & Lindsey were engaged on March 15, 2014 and married on September 27, 2014!