The Life & Times of

DERREKA THE DIVA

DID YOU KNOW DERREKA'S FAVORITE MOVIE AS A KID WAS SCHOOL DAZE

SCHOOL DAZE IS A HISTORIC FILM DIRECTED BY SPIKE LEE DEPICTING AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE ON A HISTORICALLY BLACK CAMPUS

1986

DERREKA THE DIVA WAS BORN

1994

ALREADY A FASHION LOVER, AS A THIRD GRADER, DERREKA'S MOM RECALLS HER COMING HOME FROM SCHOOL & PROCLAIMING "I'LL BE A BUSINESS OWNER"

2004

AN OUTGOING ATHLETE & CHEERLEADER, DERREKA SETS HER SITES ON A FAMOUS HBCU

2006

AS A PRARIE VIEW A & M  SOPHMORE STUDENT,  DERREKA PROUDLY BECOMES A MEMBER OF GAMMA SIGMA SIGMA, NATIONAL SERVICE SORORITY, ZETA IOTA CHAPTER 30 SISTERS OF ARES: SUE, #19 PROJECT CHEER 

THE IDEA OF HAVING AN CLOTHING LINE FOR HBCU GRADUATES WAS FORMULATING IN DERREKA'S MIND.

2011

DERREKA OBTAINED HER INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES WITH A MINOR IN BUSINESS AND MATHEMATICS  

2012

DERREKA GOT HER PEARLS VIA THE MU MU OMEGA CHAPTER OF ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY INC., #4 IVY LEAGUE 

"THE TRUE WORTH OF A HUMAN RACE MUST BE MEASURED BY THE CHARACTER OF IT'S WOMANHOOD - MARY MCLEOD COOKMAN 

2014

DERREKA OBTAINS A MASTER'S DEGREE IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP WITH A SPECIALIZATION IN EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION

2015

EXCLUSIVELY HBCU WAS BORN

"STARTED FROM THE BOTTOM, NOW WE'RE HERE" 

Exclusively

HBCU

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