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Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group is looking for dedicated professional, college students, educators, and civic leaders, to help increase our outreach to different communities. If you are interested, please complete a contact form, and a representative will email you an application. Note: all potential applicants are required to complete a background check. Contact us to become a volunteer

Phillip Jefferson: Joined the organization in 2014. Looking to impact my hometown and surrounding rural areas. I am an SFA grad with a Business Management Degree. I have been a Food Service Manager for over seven years. This organization allows me to make connections with young men and impact their lives for the better.Type your paragraph here.

Phillip Jefferson

Financial/Fundraiser Director/Brand Coach Board Member

Phillip Jefferson: Joined the organization in 2014, looking to impact his hometown and surrounding rural areas.

He is a Stephen F. Austin graduate with a Business Management Degree. Currently, he is a Food Service Manager with Aramark with over seven years of experience in his industry.

Working with the Distinguished Gentlemen’s Leadership Group allows him to make connections with young men and impact their lives for the better.

Brandon Roberts is originally from Coldspring, Texas. He Graduated from Coldspring Oakhurst High School in 2006 and went on to attend the University of Houston. A close death in his family caused him to transfer to Sam Houston State a University in Huntsville where he completed his Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Management. He is a member of the Eta Mu Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. He is the co-founder of Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group. Along with his role as co-founder, Mr. Roberts works as the Human Resources Team Leader. In this role Mr. Roberts is responsible for recruiting, screening, and training, volunteers for various events that the organization hosts throughout the year. Moreover, Mr. Roberts also performs a lot of motivational speaking and presentations to help market the organization and its brand. Service to humanity is important to him, it's his life to impact, influence and inspire others.

Brandon Roberts

Co-founder, Human Resource Team Leader, Brand Coach Board Member

Brandon Roberts is originally from Coldspring, Texas. He Graduated from Coldspring Oakhurst High School in 2006 and went on to attend the University of Houston.

A close death in his family caused him to transfer to Sam Houston State a University in Huntsville where he completed his Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Management. He is a member of the Eta Mu Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.

He is the co-founder of Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group. Along with his role as co-founder, Mr. Roberts works as the Human Resources Team Leader. In this role Mr. Roberts is responsible for recruiting, screening, and training, volunteers for various events that the organization hosts throughout the year.

Moreover, Mr. Roberts also performs a lot of motivational speaking and presentations to help market the organization and its brand. Service to humanity is important to him, it’s his life to impact, influence and inspire others.

Durell Thompson was born and raised in Coldspring TX, where he graduated high school in 2005. Currently, Mr. Thompson has gone on to complete his education at SHSU, earning a BS in Biology and a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. As an original co-founder and current Executive Director of Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group, Mr. Thompson looks to bring his knowledge and insight back to the young men in his community and show them that they too can make a difference!

Durell Thompson

Executive Director, Brand Coach, Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group

Durell Thompson was born and raised in Coldspring TX, where he graduated high school in 2005. Currently, Mr. Thompson has gone on to complete his education at SHSU, earning a BS in Biology and a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction. As an original co-founder and current Executive Director of Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group, Mr. Thompson looks to bring his knowledge and insight back to the young men in his community and show them that they too can make a difference!

2017 MENTORING.

Thanks to our new mentoring strategic partners, we have expanded or mentoring; find us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at the following locations:

  • Wednesday: Boys and Girls Club, Livingston, TX (4:00-4:45p.m)
  • Thursday: Boys and Girls Club, Huntsville, TX (5:00-6:00p.m)
  • Saturday: Montgomery Youth Services, Conroe, TX (9:30-11a.m)
  • Scholarship Breakfast, May 20th
  • DGLG Fitness Day, June

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The Distinguished Gentlemen Leadership Group helped me grow and guided me into college. I will forever be grateful.

M. BROWN

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