As a civil engineer and land management specialist who worked both locally and across California to modernize infrastructure and build sustainable communities, Darren Suen is uniquely qualified to help guide Elk Grove into the future.
Darren is the great grandson of immigrants who came to California looking for a better life. Born and raised in Sacramento, Darren was steeped in the values of hard work, family, and fiscal responsibility. He took his first job, sorting and packing produce, at age 15. After graduating from John F. Kennedy High School in Sacramento, Darren attended Sacramento City College and then Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where he earned his degree in Civil Engineering.