Prior to Lafayette, Durrah was an assistant coach at Easton High School from 1992-99 following stints as an assistant coach at Rutgers-Newark and Fairleigh Dickinson. Durrah, a four-year collegiate player for the Knights, graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson in 1987 with a bachelor's degree in Business Management.
Durrah currently works as a probation officer for Northampton County and is also in the Marine Corps Reserve where he holds the rank of gunnery sergeant. He is also a Division I college basketball official. Durrah and his wife, Kendra, have two children, Sydney and Trey, and reside in Palmer Township, Pa.