Darla is a native of the Carolinas. She was an Airforce brat and was raised near
Fort-Lee, Virginia. She has been employed in the legal field for almost thirty years.
Twenty-four of those years, she has proudly worked with Cary Bowen and his legal associates.
She is a graduate of the former Braxton School of Business, where she received a Certificate in Legal Secretarial Studies. In ‘94 she graduated summa cum laude with an Associate Degree in Applied Sciences from J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, her major being Legal Assisting with a Litigation Specialization. She received her Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, graduating with cum laude honors in ‘99 from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU).
Darla is a Registered Paralegal with the Virginia Alliance of Paralegal Associations (VARP), and is an active member of the Richmond Paralegal Association (RPA), She has also served the Commonwealth at Large as a Notary Public for almost three decades.
She enjoys traveling with her husband and friends, flower gardening, and baking in her spare time. She loves football and is a true Redskins fan (win or lose).