Del was born and raised in Maine and came to Kansas in the 1970’s. He graduated from Pratt Community College in 1994. Before coming to Sterling College, Del worked for eight years for the Quivira Council Boy Scouts of America, first as a Camp Ranger and later as Property Manager, managing all council properties and Capital Improvements. Del is married to Jenni who is an evening shift chef and supervisor for Chartwell’s Dining Service here at Sterling College. He also has 3 grown children living on their own now.