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. Gray also served as Chairman of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Commission in 2012. His expertise also 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, Darin has a deep love for flying all types of aircraft and enjoys helping young pilots obtain their licenses.