Deron earned a B.S. in Interior Design and Housing from Indiana State University, which has served him well in the ergonomics and aesthetics of appliance design.  Drach has more than 30 years of combined experience in mechanical, architectural, and civil design and engineering, with collaborative large assembly management in CAD.
Deron is an avid hunter, angler, and naturalist.  He and his family are active in the community through several organizations that focus on nature conservancy through public education and restoration projects.