D.G. (Darren) Eklund
As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 2007
Darren Eklund was born in Edmonton in March 1970. He graduated from McNally Composite High School of Edmonton in 1988 and in 1995, received his Geomatics Engineering Technologist designation from NAIT.
Alberta Land Surveyors, Craig Hughes, Steven Card and Peter Walker served as principals from December 2005 until he received his commission on March 27, 2007. Darren is currently employed with Precision Geomatics Inc. in Calgary.
Darren has eight years of field experience in oil and gas and road construction surveys as well as four years as a project manager in the oil and gas field.
Running, adventure racing, triathlons and mountain biking are a few leisure activities that Darren enjoys.