President and CEO
As president and CEO of Darnell Technical Services, Pamanita Hopkins has more than 27 years in civil and structural CADD management for federal, state, county and local municipality projects. Her extensive professional track record has been instrumental in positioning the company as a leader in the engineering design and technical resources industries.
With her specialized expertise and financial experience, Pamanita has guided Darnell Technical Services toward clients and projects that have become long-term business partners. She provides the vision and direction for Darnell Technical Services, Inc.
As a resident of Orange County Pamanita is actively involved in business and community outreach projects in the Orange County area.
As Recruiting Manager of Darnell Technical Services, Mark DeSisto brings over 20 years of engineering recruiting and sales experience, thriving in both corporate and staffing agency environments. Mark joined Darnell Technical Services in 2016, marking a wonderful reunion between himself and the late, great Rodney Hopkins, as Rodney hired Mark into his first recruiting role in 1996.
Mark truly enjoys introducing motivated candidates to flourishing companies that are working on groundbreaking civil engineering and construction projects that shape the world we live in.
Born and raised in the Greater Boston area, Mark has an Economics Degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Mark currently resides in Las Vegas, Nevada and will be bringing his expertise from Southern California across the desert to the Las Vegas Valley in 2020.
An Orange County California native, Andre has over a decade of experience servicing clients in the fields of Construction, Engineering, and Legal. Previously he’s worked as a recruiter on both West and East Coast, as well as the Midwest. He attended Indiana University in Bloomington Indiana, where he studied Criminal Justice. Andre combines his personal touch with an unyielding persistence; whether it’s research, analysis, or his quest to fully understand and successfully achieve the best results possible.
An association that began in 2009, Jim Bowman joined Darnell Technical Services to utilize his business leadership and management expertise. With 28 years of sales, risk management and marketing experience for such notable companies as US Steel, The Home Depot, Lowes and Alcoa, Jim’s focus is on business development and talent identification for Darnell.
With an extensive sales and management background, coupled with his connections and presence in the business community, Jim provides key leadership when partnering with architectural, engineering and construction clients.
Jim has an advanced degree in business administration from Argosy University and a bachelor’s degree in Biology from South Carolina State University. Prior to his career in the private sector, he served in the military as an air defense missile unit commander. Jim lives with his family in Anaheim Hills.