Darill Brown II is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in electrical and electronics engineering at UC San Diego. While completing his master's in bioengineering at UC San Diego, he was a student teacher on the subjects of bioengineering probably and statistics. He also taught college level introduction to engineering at Howard University, where he completed a bachelor's in mechanical engineering. As an undergraduate student at Howard, he also tutored upper elementary math and language arts at the Cultural Academy of Excellence (C.A.F.E.) in Hyattsville, Maryland.