WorkPresident & CEO at Helping Individuals Succeed
About Derschaun Sharpley, president and founder of Helping Individuals Succeed (H.I.S.) located in Detroit, Michigan. Focused on developing positive character in the lives of inner city youth and strengthening families, I launched H.I.S. in August 2004. My desire to effect positive change in my community paved the journey my life would soon unravel.
After years as a program manager for Detroit Public Schools, I now host One Pearl and One Star programs and other workshops independently. I’ve mentored more than 2000 children so far! H.I.S. Agency manifests my belief that I am to be a light to children in the midst of chaos. These programs go back to the basics of etiquette and interpersonal comm...