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Founder/ CEO / Instructor/Author /Motivational Speaker/ #1 Midwest Business Consultant/ Seminar Facilitator/ Wisconsin Conferences NAACP Economics Committee Chair

A prominent Influential leader in the greater Milwaukee area, who has a passion to train and develop those individuals who are not only justice-involved but those who lack job readiness skills. Dr. Shawna Whitehead Starks founded Destined to Succeed Institute, to give individuals the opportunity to develop their professionalism that all have within. Teaching and helping future entrepreneurs to become successful and obtain wealth.


Vice President/ Instructor/Author /Motivational Speaker

With vast experience, Sondaya Weddle has helped create and shape the curriculum here at Destined To Succeed Institute. With a heart for the people, she helps the individuals remember no matter where they are in life, that they are destined to succeed. Sondaya Weddle is not only a vice president for Destined to Succeed Institute but she also owns 5 other businesses along with her mother Dr. Whitehead Starks. Ms. Weddle has just launched Daya Luv Cosmetics in May 2020. Sondaya Weddle and Dr. Shawna Whitehead Starks have written a book in April 2020 called  A Successful Way To Entrepreneurship and Obtaining Wealth. This book has become a #1 Seller. Colleges have bought their book Iowa University along with Arizona State University. Many Entrepreneurial programs have also purchased the book.  Sondaya Weddle and Dr. Whitehead Starks continue to travel throughout the United States offering  A Successful Way To Entrepreneurship and Obtaining Wealth Business Seminar. Helping those individuals understand the importance of entrepreneurship and obtaining wealth without being in debt.


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