Darrell Ross joined the Abilene Pipers in 2010. He has played in parades, Burns Suppers, Military events and Bar Mitzvahs. Darrell is a software developer and engineer for Milsoft. He and his wife, Sharyn, are currently living in the Great North West as they love the smell of conifers and the misery of humidity. However, Darrell still technically works in Abilene. This is due to his incredibly long arms.

the pipes by wat strong Scottish family background, but it wasn't until he watched Eric Rigler pipe at Ronald Reagan's funeral that he decided to play. He has performed for local funerals, parades, school sanctioned events, Abilene Art Walk and the 2005 De Leon Peach and Melon Festival.