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									     INTRODUCING




   THE PARKER
ORGANIZATION, LLC
 “An African American Legacy”
 It all began…
…On November 14, 1945
  when Matt Parker and
  Ruth Spann-Parker gave
  birth to Matthew Parker
  in Cincinnati, Ohio.
His Grandparents were
  Betsy Nettle Parker and
  Jake Parker.


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The Legacy Continues…
       Matthew Parker, with over 35 combined years
         of on-the-job experience with advanced
         academic credentials in leadership, after
         earning a Bible Diploma from Grand
         Rapids School of Bible and Music, a
         Sociology Degree from Wheaton College,
         and a Masters in Educational
         Administration from the University of
         Detroit, has become a leader in training,
         networking, and resourcing African
         American Leaders.




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                         Accomplishments &
                         Acknowledgements
Since 1980 Parker’s networking relationships with authors, Christian
   colleges, Christian organizations, churches, consultants, foundations,
   pastors, publishers, trainers, and volunteers has touched over
   800,000 people. These relationships have led to over 10 million
   books, booklets, CD’s, and commentaries. Also, 10 thousand people
   have received training; 35 Christian organizations, Churches and
   events started; and over 50 million dollars in revenues and in-kind
   contributions. Parker is thankful for the foundation that was
   established by his parents, Matt & Ruth Spann-Parker, and the
   Mentorship of: Barbara Walton, Lloyd Blue & Tom Skinner




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              The Time Has Arrived
In 2009, Matthew Parker formerly
   established The Parker
   Organization, LLC which now
   serves as the umbrella
   organization for the various
   training, networking and
   mentoring initiatives, which he
   has developed.

The Parker Organization, LLC was
  established as a result of several
  leaders who want to see his
  principles passed on to the next
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                    Purpose
   To carry on the legacy of
    Matthew Parker and the         Creating a
    great African American          succession of
    Christian leaders…              Christian leaders in
    …whose shoulders we all         Parker’s family,
    stand on…                       local churches, and
                                    the broader
                                    Christian
                                    community in the
                                    world.


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          Objectives
1.   To give a historical perspective of African American
     Christian leaders
2.   To provide management tools and skills for healthy
     development
3.   To help the participants develop the skills necessary for
     cross-cultural dynamics and communication
4.   To provide gift assessment, goal setting, and personal &
     organizational strategic planning
5.   To provide training in fund and resource development
6.   To provide the tools for program development &
     management
7.   To help develop problem solving & critical thinking skills
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         The Network

   Generals
   Presidents
   Leaders
   Partners




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                      Programs

1.   PARKER BOOKS – providing Christ-centered publications to
     encourage leaders in their faith and obedience to Christ.
2.   THE SUMMIT GROUP
     •   GENERALS – 30 emerging leaders that Matthew Parker has committed his
         life to coaching, networking and resourcing.
     •   PRESIDENTS – serving leaders of academic institutions and Christian
         nonprofit organizations
     •   LEADERS – serving leaders within business, academic and Christian
         organizations.
     •   PARTNERS – serving leaders within white Christian organizations,
         academic institutions and businesses.




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        Curriculum
 To provide training, networking
 and resources for a succession of
  leaders in churches, Christian
organizations and the marketplace.




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                          Teaching Fellows
Matthew Parker, MA., President             Dr. Lee June, PhD., Former Vice President
The Parker Organization, LLC               & Associate Provost
                                           Michigan State University.
Dr. Lloyd Blue, D.D., President            Dr. Mike Lyles, MD., Senior Partner
Church Growth Unlimited, Inc.              Lyles & Crawford Clinical Consulting, PC
Dr. Norvella Carter, PhD., Endowed Chair   Mrs. Millicent Lindo, MSW., Founder
Texas A&M University                       Westside Wholistic Family Services

Roland G. Hardy, Jr., JD., Senior Partner Dr. John Wallace, PhD., Professor
Roland J. Hardy, Jr. & Associates, PC      University of Pittsburgh

Patrick Smith, PhD Candidate, Associate    Joseph Williams, MA., CEO
Professor                                  New Creations Community Outreach, Inc.
Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
Henry Wells, PhD Candidate                 Dr. Sabrina Black, D.D., President
Wayne State University                     Global Projects

Dr. Henry Allen, PhD., Professor           Michael T. & Maria Westbrook, BA’s.,
Wheaton College                            President & Vice President, Founders
                                           Greater Life, Inc.
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   THE PARKER
ORGANIZATION, LLC
 “An African American Legacy”

								
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