NCNW Austin Section Harambee Breakfast Speaker: David Bryant
Derrick David Bryant has been married to his lovely wife, Mary, for 17 years. He is the proud father of an 8 year old daughter named Shekinah. He is very active in his community, but works hard to balance his many different roles with his family life.
David has worked with children and families for close to 20 years. He has great compassion and understanding when working with children and parents alike. He has traveled the state of Texas for a season during his career as a motivational speaker, speaking to over ten thousand people. David has a way of speaking to individuals and groups that resonates with the hearer.
As Father Engagement Coordinator, David began “Fathers Make A Difference” Newsletter where he has penned and edited 20 issues. He also facilitates 24:7 DAD® groups in Hays County. David has been an avid fatherhood advocate within the Hays County area. He has spoken to hundreds of families giving ideas, motivation, and strategies to be the best parent they can be for their children.
David is Chair of the Celebrating Fatherhood Conference Planning Committee. He, along with many others from the community have helped to put together a successful conference entitled, “Celebrating Fatherhood Conference An Initiative of the Early Childhood Coalition of Hays County. David is a great resource for the community and available to present to other agencies on how to become more father friendly. He teaches that fathers are important part of our community and should not be left out.