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Military Family Services Coordinator Contact the MFSC for your region.

Michelle Darrell 
Military Family Services Coordinator (MFSC)

DET Office Phone: 805.605.3219 
Cell: 805.440.0646

Office Hours*: 
Monday     8:30am - 2:30pm    
Tuesday    8:30am - 2:30pm  
Thursday 11:00am - 2:00pm

*Your MFSC is located in the Pacific Standard Time Zone.
Please allow for the time difference when expecting a response.

Working with and supporting military families has been the largest and most rewarding part of my career since I graduated from St Francis Xavier University in 2002. During the past 16 years, I have worked in a variety of roles with Military Family Resource Centres, with all different parts of the military family. I have been a proud military spouse for 10 years and am a mom to two resilient and strong young daughters. I know first-hand the unique challenges that accompany this lifestyle and always work my hardest to ensure military families feel supported and understood. In my journey of working with military families, as well as living this lifestyle, it has really become my passion to ensure I am an advocate for myself and others in our military community. On a more personal note, I am a runner and I enjoy hiking/exploring new areas! I have a passion for photography and love trivia, especially pop culture based trivia! On any given morning, I can usually be found with a cup of coffee in hand & being the “mom taxi” and then taking a bit of me time to get in a workout at some point in the day! I am thrilled with be working with MFSUS and I cannot wait to connect with all those families attached to the unique Detachment that is Vandenberg!