Darren Roth has served as the Director of Operations for the Karuna Center for Peacebuilding since 2011 – an organization dedicated to empowering people divided by conflict to develop mutual understanding and to create sustainable peace. Before joining the Karuna Center, Darren lived in Dharamsala, India, where he worked with the Tibetan Centre for Conflict Resolution and served as a Community and Economic Development Peace Corps volunteer in Mongolia. Darren also has an interest in marketing and web design. In addition to his work at the Karuna Center, he works as a freelance marketing consultant, graphic designer, and web developer in his free time. Darren holds a B.A. in Marketing from the University of Colorado – Boulder and an M.A. in Conflict Transformation from the School for International Training in Brattleboro, VT.
This will be Darren’s first voyage with Semester at Sea and he is excited to be a part of the SAS community!