CWO (Ret.) Darcy S. Elder, MMM, MSM, CD
Darcy served twenty-nine years in the Canadian Armed Forces, retiring in August 2017. He was a member of the Military Police Service serving earlier in his career as a front line patrol officer, followed by numerous years as a Major Crime Investigator, Surveillance Specialist, Close Protection Officer followed by a number of years as an Institutional Leader. He has served in Bosnia and spent three years deployed in Afghanistan.
As an Institutional Leader, Darcy represented the Canadian Armed Forces as the Liaison Chief Officer with Veterans Affairs Canada followed by his final post as the Wing Chief Warrant Officer at 8 Wing Trenton, Canada’s largest Royal Canadian Air Force Base.
His diverse career allows him to understand the challenges of a first responder in the law enforcement field as well as that of a professional soldier, a great fit as a champion for Wounded Warriors Canada. Darcy resides in the Ottawa area with his wife Tammy.