Darrel J. Huenergardt was an attorney in private practice in Kimball from 1970 through 2012. He was president of the Kimball Concert Association, Kimball Rotary, and Forward Kimball Industries, an economic development corporation. He is a member of the Colonial Williamsburg Assembly. Darrel and his wife Carol currently reside in Lincoln, where he continues his law practice, serves on the Lancaster County Mental Health Board, and was an adjunct professor teaching business law at Union College. He has been an active volunteer for the Mid-America Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, and has served as president for the Union College Alumni Association. He is a graduate of Union College and the University of Nebraska College Of Law. Darrel and Carol are the parents of three children and seven grandchildren.