Darren Parry serves as the Chairman of the Northwestern Shoshone Nation, a Utah Tribe with Headquarters in Brigham City Utah. Chairman Parry has served on the council on 2 separate occasions and has been currently serving for the last 6 years. Darren also serves on the Board of Directors for the American West Heritage Center, in Wellsville, Utah. He attended the University of Utah and Weber State University and received his Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education, with an emphasis on History. His passions in life are his family which includes his wife Melody and 9 children and 11 grandchildren. His other passion is his Tribal family. Recently, Darren was honored for preserving Shoshone history by the Idaho State Historical Society. He wants to make sure that those who have gone before him are not forgotten. It is important to him that all peoples perspectives are heard and respected.