Dr. Darren Plank received his Bachelor of Science degree from Southwest Missouri State University and his Doctor of Optometry degree (with honors) from the University of Missouri- St. Louis School of Optometry.
Dr. Plank has served as President of the Greater Ozarks Optometric Society and as a Board member of the Nixa Area Chamber of Commerce. He has previously been honored as the Young Optometrist of the Year by the Missouri Optometric Association, and is a longstanding member of the American Optometric Association. Volunteer work includes time assisting the United Way and Lion's Club International, as well as supporting crippled children as a Shriner.
Dr. Plank is married to Niesje and they enjoy spending time together. Dr. Plank is an excellent fisherman as evidenced by his many tournament victories.