For more than 20 years, Evangeline has motivated, educated and inspired audiences throughout the country. As an award winning television show host on Comcast Cable, motivational speaker, radio personality on the "Broadway Joe Morning" show on Power 92.3 FM, recording artist and entrepreneur, Evangeline is skilled in communicating with people in a variety of roles from corporate CEO’s to teachers and their students. Evangeline delivers her programs with humor and dynamic enthusiasm. Evangeline has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and a Master of Science Degree in Mass Communications. She has received numerous achievement and merit awards for her dedication to community service. In addition, she adds to her credits:
Outstanding performances at New York’s world famous Apollo Theater;
Selected as the Arkansas Young Careeristand the Downtown Little Rock Business & Professional Women’s Inc. Most Inspiring Woman;
Dynamic performance at the National Business & Professional Women’s Inc. Conference;
Outstanding performance Bobby Jones Gospel New Artist Showcase;
Only two-time consecutive winner of the prestigious Miss Arkansas Pageant’s "Coleman Dairy Overall Talent Award;”
Opened for internationally known Gospel artist Karen Clark- Sheard at “Peace in our Community” concert, Lee Williams & Spiritual QC's and Academy Award winning actress Mary Steenburgen;
Producer of Bringing You A Message,” Contemporary Christian musical recording, Evangeline Parker "Inspiration from Heaven" CD and "Conversations with God" CD;
Featured entertainer 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 Miss U.S. Virgin Islands pageant a preliminary to the Miss America Pageant;
Instructor "MasterLife-The Disciples Victory" Sunday School class at St. Mark Baptist Church, Little Rock, AR;
Recipient 2008 KARK Community Service Award
Selected KARK Channel 4 & Arkansas Community Service Awards October 2007 Volunteer of the Month;
Selected KATV Channel 7 "Arkansan of the Week" April 2008;
Awarded Women's International Fellowship "2008 DIVAS Woman of Distinction" award
2009 Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus President's Award for Outstanding Community Service
2010 November "OutSTANDing Person of the Month" selected by The STAND Newspaper
Also, through her Miss Teen Promise Female Preparatory & Scholarship program, Evangeline along with numerous professional women volunteers inspire young females to be their very best self and achieve academic excellence. The program awards over $12,000 in scholarships and prizes annually. Learn more at www.missteenpromise.com
Evangeline is a highly professional speaker and inspirational vocalist. Schedule her today, it will be an event filled with inspiration and excitement!
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Evangeline on VTN Victory Television Network
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Ms. Parker & The Broadway Joe Morning Show Crew on the Move & Making A Difference in the Community
The Broadway Joe Morning Show on Power 92.3FM featuring Broadway Joe Booker, Ms. Parker, Skirt with the Dirt and Dana Bradley traveled to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff for a live broadcast during UAPB Homecoming weekend 2009.
December 21-23rd, the crew found themselves at the "Watershed" also known as the world's first social hospital. The crew encouraged listeners to donate toys, clothing and food for those less fortunate.
Power 92.3 Involved in the Community!
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Who Is On Comcast Newsmakers with Evangeline Parker
Evangeline interviews Sheryl Lee Ralph, Actress & AID's Activist about AID's Awareness.
Comcast Newsmakers with Evangeline Parker can be seen on Comcast Channel 44 in Central Arkansas and is a part of CNN Headline News channel at 8:25am, 3:55 p.m. and throughout the evenings.
Comcast Newsmakers a Powerful Community Connection!
Evangeline interviews Kirk Franklin About Power to End Stroke Campaign 2009.
Evangeline Receives 2009 Sister Friends United "Woman of Distinction" Award
Saturday, May 2, 2009 Sister Friends United presented the 1st Annual "Women of Distinction" Awards honoring five women of excellence: Dr. Emma K. Rhodes, accomplished writer and entrepreneur; Annie Abrams, Little Rock community leader for nearly fifty years, Dr. Katherine Mitchell, member of the Little Rock School Board for twenty years; Korto Momolu, fashion designer and stylist featured on Project Runway Season 5 and Evangeline Parker, award winning community servant, television and radio personality and a mentor to many young females across the nation.
The evening was filled with elegance and glamour as Teen Promise Executive Director, Evangeline Parker and her guest Isis Johnson, 2008 Miss Teen Promise Princess entered NLR Wyndham Hotel and walked the red carpet. Guests enjoyed a delicious dinner, fellowship, music, praise dancing, scholarship presentations and a special poetry presentation by Marcus Wells that brought tears of joy to the eyes of the honorees. Marcus delivered an original poem written for and about each honoree and presented the honorees a signed copy of the poem following his presentation.
"I am truly honored to have my name mentioned in the same sentence with the honorees tonight," said Parker. "They have led the way for me and so many others and I'm just grateful that God gave me a vision and strength to make a positive difference in the lives of young females."
A special thank you to Rhonda Aaron, Founder of Sister Friends United and Nakia Bolden for honoring women of excellence!
Evangeline Parker Receives 2009 Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus President's Award
Evangeline Parker, Carissa Kelly, Miss Teen Promise 2008 and Lottie Shackleford
Evangeline Recieves KARK 2008 Community Service Award for Teen Promise Service
On Thursday, July 10, 2008 KARK 4, St. Vincent Health Systems, Office of the Governor and the Arkansas Department of Volunteerism presented the 31st Annual Community Service Awards to six individuals and corporate awards were also presented.
Evangeline Parker was presented a community service award for her work with Teen Promise. Over the past 10 1/2 years Parker has dedicated her life to providing life skills training to young females age 6 and older. Teen Promise, Inc. has touched the lives of over 250 teens producing teachers, nurses, young leaders, positive and productive young females active within their community. Teen Promise has awarded over $50,000 in scholarships and prizes to assist with teens higher education.
Parker was nominated by the Teen Promise Advisory Board and Jamille Rogers, Miss Teen Promise 1998 who grew up in the program and credits Teen Promise, Inc. for her success. Rogers is an award winning elementary school teacher in Conway, Arkansas. Sonseeahray Tonsall of KARK Channel 4 & a Teen Promise Advisory Board member and Erin Harmon of Luttrell Surgical Associates presented the award. Luttrell Surgical Associates also presented Teen Promise, Inc. with a a $500 donation.
Evangeline has dedicated her life to inspiring young females to "Step Out of the Shadows of Promise into the Spotlight of Success" through her non-profit organization Teen Promise Inc. Since 1998, she has trained young females to be their very best self through leadership development workshops and Teen Promise Female Preparatory Workshops. Teen Promise has provided services to over 350 Arkansas females and awards over $12,000 in scholarships and prizes annually.
April 2008, Evangeline was selected "Arkansan of the Week." She discussed the Teen Promise program with Channel 7 News Anchor and host of Arkansan of the Week program, Scott Inman .
October 2007, Evangeline discussed the Teen Promise program and her award of being selected the October 2007 Volunteer of the Month with KARK Channel 4 Arkansas Matters Host, Dave Woodman.
Evangeline Awarded the Women's International Fellowship "DIVAS Woman of Distinction Award"
On Friday, May 23, at the Hilton Little Rock Metro Center, DIVAS Women's International Fellowship founded by Reverend Carolyn D. Allen presented Evangeline Parker, Executive Director of Teen Promise Inc. with a DIVAS Woman of Distinction Award for her service to youth through Teen Promise Incorporated
Evangeline was honored along with numerous outstanding women including Jody Abernathy, Fran Kelly, Little Rock School District Board President, Dr. Katherine Mitchell; Little Rock School District Superintendent Linda Watson; Karla Scott; Dr. Emma Kelly-Rhodes; Cynthia Austin; Dr. Jacquelin O'Donald; Co-Pastor Rosetta Lindsey; Evangelist Charlotte Wilson; Chauncey Holloman; Marquita Little and Vernonica Summer.
Jamille Rogers, Miss Teen Promise 1998/TPI Public Affairs Director and Jaimee Shaw, Little Miss Teen Promise '07 were invited on stage by Evangeline to assist in the acceptance of the award. Carmen Jordan, Advisory Board Member, Gwen Lane and son were also in attendance.
Parker Inspires Youth at St. Mark Baptist Church Y.E.S. Camp
Evangeline visits St. Mark Baptist Church summer YES Camp to motivate, inspire and entertain participants. This year, the participants were engaged by participating in an impromptu television game show. Evangeline concluded her visit by singing to participants!
During the 2008 Summer enrichment camp held at St. Mark Baptist Church the treats were readily available from Evangeline speaking and singing to the youth to the youth singing for Evangeline.
It was an educational and inspirational time for all. Congratulations to the St. Mark staff for a job well done.
Evangeline Supports the American Heart Association "Power to End Stroke" Gospel Tour with BET's Dr. Bobby Jones
Evangeline Parker and Billy St. James of Praise 102.5 Radio visit with BET's Dr. Bobby Jones of Bobby Jones Gospel before the 2008 Power to End Stroke Gospel Showcase at Greater Second Baptist Church in Little Rock on Friday, April 25.
Dr. Jones, Evangeline, Billy St. James and Merdean Gales served as the Mistress and Masters of Ceremonies for the Gospel showcase.
Throughout the evening important health information was shared with the audience in effort to prevent strokes and promote healthier lifestyles.
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Thank You Support Team
A special thank you to the Evangeline Parker Support Team: Wardrobe Stylist: Tommy Lyons, Venue Boutique 5501 Kavanaugh Blvd., Suite K, Little Rock, AR (501) 664-3737 Make-up Artist: Dennis Harris (501) 664-3737 Performance Photographer: Danny Barger, You've Got the Look Photography (501) 982-7665 Performance Photographer: Kevin Hollamon, Hollaman Photography (501) 399-9919 Executive Producer: Samuel "Big Sam" Parker Musical Director: Warner Williams Engineer: Jonathan Treeby, JT Studios (901) 233-3176 Counselor: Lord & Savior Jesus Christ