2023 Conquering Kili Class
Clean Water Advocate
Wheatley Heights, NY
Darryl Clark is Corporate Vice President & Associate Partner for Wallace Eannace Associates, a Manufacturer’s rep firm that represents 2 Fortune 1000 companies as well as other manufacturers in the multi-million-dollar manufacturing industry. In 2019 he became a Partner & a Principal Officer in the firm. He is a Transformational and Inspirational speaker whose talents have enabled him to speak throughout the United States, the Caribbean, Africa, Canada and Europe. He has spoken and delivered his message of inspiration and motivation in prisons such as Riker’s Island Correctional Facility, Colleges, Churches and many other organizations. Darryl has written poetry that has been published. He is also the author of a children’s story book. He was inducted into Who’s Who in the East in the USA in 1995. He loves to work with young children in helping to prepare them for the challenges of life. Darryl has worked with the young men and women of the Venettes Cultural Workshop for 25 years, before moving on into other areas of interest and leaving that position to his successors. Darryl is an expert on Kwanzaa and has led Kwanzaa celebrations in the Tri-State area of NY for the past 30 years. As a speaker, Darryl has helped thousands of people with the techniques and strategies he used to successfully overcome obstacles in his life. He has been the recipient of numerous awards for outstanding community service and has appeared on various television and radio programs. Darryl has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from American International. He has been married to his wife, Gina, for 28 years and together they have 2 children, Elijah, a Lieutenant Cyber Security Officer in the US Army and Sophia, a Senior at Vanderbilt University.
Each new Conquering Kili class accepts the challenge to embark for the summit, a walk that represents the miles that many African women journey on a daily basis to fetch water for their families. While training for the climb, each team member works to raise funds and transform communities through the gift of clean water.