Parker is the published author of the internationally sold book and curriculum, “Girl, Get Your S.W.A.G. Back!”, and the Visionary and Compiler of the powerful compilation “If Her Purse Could Talk”. She is also the Founder of The S.W.A.G. University and Vice President of GemMakers, LLC.

DeYonne Parker, native Nebraskan turned Georgia peach, is the loving mother to her handsome sons, William, Jr. and Malcolm Parker. She is a multi-national, speaker, facilitator, author and courage catalyst. Her desire is to empower ladies, leaders and little girls courageously face their fears and failures and find their freedom.

Parker holds several certifications in industry recognized leadership development programs, adult learning and instructional design. Parker has been pursued to lead and facilitate leadership and professional development programs for front-line to executive leaders of fortune-level corporations such as, The Coca-Cola Company, The Home Depot and UPS.