Darrel Louis has been a resident of Santa Cruz County since 1978. He moved from San Jose and was raised in Bakersfield by a father who loved buying and selling properties. Many weekends were spent as a youth with tools in hand beside his father learning the trades. Prior to joining David Lyng Real Estate, Darrel completed a forty year career in the construction trades in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is married to Janet Romanowski, who is a Realtor with David Lyng Real Estate for the past 25 years, and together they have bought, sold and renovated a number of properties in Santa Cruz County. Darrel is a musician, pilot and member of the Santa Cruz Yacht club since 1982 with four (4) Trans Pacific Yacht Races under his belt. Recently he has completed his Coast Guard training requirements for Small Vessel Operations ie: Six Pack License. As a former business owner/employer of 30 years and construction tradesman he adds a great deal of value to the team with his skill sets and diversity.