What you see is what you get with Deondre Parker. What you find is a big heart. Deondre provides direct care to our boys and is always changing things up to better little lives. That's why he's our employee spotlight for January, 2024.
Working with boys who have behavioral issues is challenging. Why do you keep coming back?
I come back because I can provide a positive impact on our boys’ lives.
What do you hope to gain personally by working with our boys?
The right knowledge and experience to help me become a caseworker in the future.
What have you learned that you didn’t know before working at The Genesis Project?
Every behavior has a purpose and we need to have a fresh mindset every day to help the boys grow and improve.
When you describe The Genesis Project to people you know, what is the one thing you want them to know about our organization and our clients?
I want them to know we provide the boys with the tools they need to be the best versions of themselves that they can be.
Other thoughts or comments about working at The Genesis Project?
I have a very strong bond with the boys. They feel safe and appreciated and feel like family. The boys trust me and feel safe with me; they want to be like me.