Innovator, Entrepreneur,
Thought Leader, Recovery
Advocate, Event Speaker


This is me

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I am the Founder of Cornbread Hustle, a staffing agency for second chances. I am passionate about helping people who are coming out of prison and those in recovery from addiction find transformation through employment or entrepreneurship. As someone who has reinvented my life, I wanted to create a company to help others do the same.

Before starting Cornbread Hustle, I found my own transformation and recovery through inventing a tanning bed and starting a career in the TV news business. I eventually developed expert-level skills for marketing and PR.

I continued to hone in on my marketing skills as a PR consultant for Mark Cuban companies. I provided strategy plans and media opportunities for a variety of the Shark Tank companies that he invested in. Today, I use those talents to help individuals getting out of prison re-brand themselves to become the person they want to be and get noticed by the people they want to meet. Simultaneously, I help business owners, individuals, and companies build their brand while serving the community. 

What I'm most proud of is my sobriety and relationship with God. I am very outspoken about my personal experiences with drug and alcohol addiction, and I share my journey openly so others don't feel like they have to suffer in silence.  

I am going on two years sober, and taking it one day at a time.  

I truly look forward to hearing your story and how I can help you or your organization inspire transformation from within.


I help companies
and individuals transform 

from within.

I am passionate about seeing individuals and companies transform from within. Over the past decade, I've worked with a wide array of organizations in helping them achieve their branding and marketing goals. Through my own experiences, I have realized that in order to make a real difference, transformation has to happen from the inside -- not just for PR. 

I would love to work with you, if you are genuinely interested and committed to investing time and resources into one or more of the following: 

  • Using your company or platform to serve the second-chance or recovery communities

  • Sharing your personal story to inspire others and give hope 

  • Implementing a plan for mental health awareness in your organization

  • Creating a custom second-chance hiring and management plan for your company 

  • Implementing faith at work to become a Kingdom builder through your business

  • Starting a business, non-profit, or social enterprise that will serve others

Get in Touch

If you are looking for an opportunity to get involved with our team, or are looking for your next step in life -- whether it be recovery, careers, or a spiritual wake-up -- please don't hesitate to reach out. 

Thank you! I can't immediately respond to every message, but I'll do my best to get back to you when I can.