Darren Moore is one of 12 contestants on NBC's reality competition series "American Dream Builders."
Moore, who prides himself on his sustainable design and construction, is called by many the "Eco-MacGyver." His focus is to add value through his work and inspire others to take on the challenge of building a better home, neighborhood, city, country and world by connecting the large issues to small and simple everyday choices.
Moore's company, Ecovations, is a for-good company that solves ecological problems in the world through design, construction and consulting. Ecovations' goal is to improve people's lives by providing more access to healthful environments. Its range of services include architectural and interior design, building and fabrication, general contracting, consulting, production, set reclamation and production design, educational programs and waste diversion.
In 2006, he founded Ecovations Lifestyles to support the use of sustainable building practices and lifestyle choices. In 2008, Moore became the co-host of the television show "Alter Eco" on Discovery Communication's channel Planet Green. He has since been involved in various lifestyle- and building-related shows as a contributing producer and on-camera personality. He has been a speaker at Eco Chic New York Fashion Week, Go Green Expo, and a variety of eco-events nationwide.
Moore is a world traveler and was a resident of major regions of Europe, India, Asia and Asia Pacific, where he was a student and practitioner of various health sciences and traditional lifestyles. He's an athlete, eco-lifestyle advocate and adventurer.
Visit Darren Moore on Twitter @ecomacgyver and @ecovations.