Wayne Parker

  • Author of Power Dads: The Ten Basic Principles Successful Fathers Use to Raise Responsible and Happy Children
  • Experienced consultant and trainer dealing in work-life balance
  • Certified life coach and speaker on parenting and family issues

Experience

Wayne Parker is a writer and father of five active adult children. He has spent over 30 years in local government management and has worked as a consultant and trainer dealing in work-life balance and other career focused issues. And he has helped many, many fathers with their fatherhood and parenting concerns through his coaching, writing and mentoring. I

n Wayne's professional work, he has helped employees, clients and organizations improve their focus at home and balance their work and family lives. He is also the author of Power Dads: The Ten Basic Principles Successful Fathers Use to Raise Responsible and Happy Children. He has also been a lay religious leader assigned to help families in crisis. And he has first hand experience with five children of his own. Wayne is also a certified life coach and popular speaker on parenting, work-life balance and family issues.

Education

Wayne has a master's degree from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University with an emphasis in public sector management and organizational behavior.

About The Spruce

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