Committees: School Services, Management Committee
Executive Committee Position: Treasurer
Company: Goddard's Buses
Darren Goddard joined the family truck wrecking business after leaving school. In 1988 the wrecking yard was sold and whilst Darren’s family moved to Hervey Bay staring Goddard’s Buses, Darren stayed in Victoria joining Volvo Australia
When the CMV Group took over the Campbellfield Volvo truck and bus division, Darren moved to Hervey Bay to be closer to family, and to help running the school bus business. Over the next few years the bus fleet was expanded to a total of 6 kilometric school runs.
Professionally Darren is a Qualified Diesel Mechanic, Diploma of engineering, cert IV HC Driver Trainer and a HVRAS inspector.
Outside of the bus industry Darren is a Pilot flying light aircraft and occasionally races his Historic race cars, an old bomb Audi at the Lemons 24 hour and is part of a group building GT40 replicas.
Darren has been a member of the School services committee since 2013 and Treasurer since 2017.