Major General Darrell L. Moore assumed his duties as the Director, Reserve Affairs, Quantico, VA on April 10, 2010.
Major General Moore was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and raised in Pryor, Oklahoma. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1976 with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration (economics) and was commissioned a second lieutenant.
As a company grade officer he served at Twenty-nine Palms, California; Okinawa, Japan; Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii; Headquarters Marine Corps; and the Pentagon.
As a field grade officer, he served as a company commander with 4th Maintenance Battalion, 4th Force Service Support Group from September 1991 to October 1993; as battalion commander, 4th Maintenance Battalion, 4th Force Service Support Group from October 1994 to October 1996; as commanding officer, 4th Force Service Support Group (Forward), Camp Pendleton, from September 2000 to September 2002; as the Deputy Commander, 4th Force Service Support Group, from September 2002 to September 2004; as the Chief of Staff, 1st Force Service Support Group (Forward) in Kuwait and Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom; and as the Vice Chief of Staff, Marine Forces Reserve, and Officer in Charge, Force Units, from September 2004 until July 2005.
Upon his selection to Brigadier General in 2005, he was assigned as Commanding General, Marine Corps Mobilization Command, Kansas City, Missouri, serving as Commanding General from July 2005 until August 3, 2007. He then was assigned as Commanding General, 4th Marine Logistics Group, New Orleans, Louisiana from August 5, 2007 until September 13, 2009. Major General Darrell L. Moore was then assigned as the Deputy (Mobilization), Marine Corps Combat Development Command, Quantico, Virginia from September 14, 2009 until April 9, 2010.
Major General Moore has also earned a Master's Degree in Business Administration, a Law Degree from the University of Oklahoma, and a Master's in Law (labor law) from Georgetown University. He is a graduate of the US Army War College, Class of 2000.