Darryl Jenkins did his doctoral work at the University of Arizona in Mathematical Economics. He spent the bulk of his career at George Washington University where he managed an Aerospace program. He is the author of 16 books, and one hundred research articles. His forthcoming books include the four volume Handbook of Military Drones. He was on two presidential commissions on airline safety and security.
He is currently setting up an Institute of Advanced Air Mobility at Shenandoah University. He lives the good life in the Free State and is happily married to Arlene Kirby Jenkins.