Daryl has been the senior pastor of Excel Church, formerly Mililani Missionary Church, since 2007. He is a graduate of Waipahu High School, the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and Fuller Theological Seminary where he earned a Master's Degree in Marital & Family Therapy and a Master of Divinity Degree. Daryl previously served as an associate pastor at Moanalua Gardens Missionary Church in Honolulu for ten years. He and his wife Claudie were married in 1984 and have three children.
Claudie is Pastor Daryl's wife and is a graduate of James Campbell High School and the University of Hawaii at Manoa where she earned a degree in communication. She has held office managerial positions at a local solar company, a tax consultant firm to tax preparers in Glendale, California, and at a church in Pasadena, California. She joined the church staff full-time in 2007 to play a supportive role to her husband.