Darren has played a very active role in Green politics over the past two decades and is now one of the party's best-known figures. Darren was elected to the London Assembly in May 2000 and has also served as a Green councillor in Lewisham since 2002.
As Chair of the Assembly’s Environment Committee, Darren has led Assembly investigations into a range of topics including: flood risk in London, water shortages, Heathrow expansion and the loss of London’s street trees. He has also promoted measures to address low-pay in the Capital through a London Living wage and policies to protect vital local services.
Darren was born in 1966 and lives in Lewisham with his partner, Dean. He is a graduate of Goldsmiths College, University of London.