DeWayne Parker began with Life School in August of 2003 and is now going into his twelfth year. He completed his student teaching in the Austin area and received his Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from Texas State University in San Marcos. In 2003, Life School Red Oak opened its doors for the first time and in walked the first student. Mr. Parker was there as one of two fourth grade teachers.
Beginning in the 2006-2007 school year, DeWayne began his administrative career as an assistant principal at the Life School Red Oak campus. As the Life School organization continued to grow, the Life School Lancaster campus was completed and began operations during the 2007-2008 school year. Once again, as in Life School Red Oak, DeWayne was there as the first student walked into the new facility only this time he was the acting principal. He earned his graduate degree as Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Dallas Baptist University and currently remains the principal at Life School Lancaster. DeWayne is married to Angela Parker and is blessed with two wonderful daughters, Kaylee and Tehya.