Darin Gray

Chairman and CEO

CJRW's chairman and CEO, Darin has an extensive background in economic development on a regional, state and local level in Arkansas. As a gubernatorial appointee to the Arkansas State Parks Travel and Recreation Commission, he was active in the development and approval of strategic marketing plans for the state.

Darin also served as Chairman of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Commission in 2012. His expertise includes publications as former owner of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal for 17 years before joining CJRW.

In addition to his passion for The Natural State, he has a deep love for flying all types of aircraft and enjoys helping young pilots obtain their licenses.

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