Darius began developing his craft with productions at Mill Valley Middle School. From age fifteen through eighteen he held a paid position working for Berkeley Unified School District as technical theater manager. Darius graduated from California Institute of the Arts with a degree in lighting and sound design in 2015. Although his early design focus had an emphasis in theater, he has expanded his expertise into dance, themed entertainment as well as architectural design. Darius is currently the Technical Coordinator for Windward School in which he designs over 30 productions annually. When not working at Windward he is designing for various projects within his field.