Foster/adopt parent, educator
Darren Gagnon is the co-founder and president of Lost Sparrows, a non-profit providing family support and education around the effect of childhood trauma. Darren combines nearly 20 years teaching experience with his years of parenting children from hard places. Darren and his wife Stacey have 7 children, two biological children and five adopted children. Darren’s years as a foster dad, along with his experience as a secondary teacher gives him a unique perspective and ability to understand and communicate the effects of childhood trauma. Darren spends his free time hunting, hiking, camping and supporting his wife in her home renovation dreams.