For the past 20 years, Darby Ratcliff has called Morgan City home. After graduating from Morgan City High School in 2011, Darby went on to Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. She graduated from LSU with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication, concentration in public relations in December 2014. While at LSU, Darby was an active member of her sorority, Delta Zeta. She currently serves as the President of the East St. Mary Chapter of Junior Auxiliary. She is married to Seth Ratcliff, and they have one daughter, Rory.
Darby was hired as the Executive Director of the Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival in Morgan City in January 2015.