Darden is a Georgia native and a proud alumnae of the University of Georgia. In 2022, she earned her B.A. in Journalism, a minor in political science, and a certificate in public affairs communications. Darden has a diverse background in journalism, political communications and fundraising with a focus in public affairs. She joined Share the Magic Foundation in February 2022, serving in a part-time role before transitioning to her current full-time role as Foundation Associate. Darden is thrilled to be a part of the Share the Magic Foundation.