ABOUT MARIE ROKER-JONES:
Marie Roker-Jones, a Certified Breakthrough Parenting® Instructor and Intrinsic Coach® in Health and Wellness is the founder of Raising Great Men™ – real talk about raising boys to become men of character. Marie is the Senior Editor on The Good Men Project, co-produces their monthly Google hangouts and creates social media campaigns.
As a wife to a soldier of multiple deployments, Marie speaks about the challenges of raising a military family. Marie understands the struggle of balancing personal, family and professional goals during a deployment, and also helps mothers guide sons during a father’s absence and how to adjust after deployment.
Marie has worked with students and parents in NYC schools, has conducted workshops for Monroe College, The Harlem Book Fair, The Boy Scouts, The Westchester Children’s Book Festival, Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy, Monroe College, The New York City Charter School Center, New York State Child Abuse Prevention Conference, and LinkEducation’s K-12 Expo.