For more than 20 years, Sandy Parker has been shining her light into audiences and women’s lives in such a way they open their hearts. She also loved being the “fun lady” on Stars 104.3 morning show and co-host of ChickTalk, a talk radio show for women. She was also a communication teacher for women in crisis. A seasoned, smart, funny and courageous woman, Parker now inspires others as a speaker and creator of encouraging experiences like She Rocks, The Wishing Well, Brilliance Over Brunch and others. She is the chief encouragement officer of Lighten UP Global and founder of the Lighten UP Movement to support others in finding resources for a lighter, brighter life.

Speaking Experiences

First United Methodist Church, Elgin, TX – Lay Speaker / Preacher

MOPS, Mothers of Preschool Children

Southwest Airlines / Special Event – Winery Tour

Kyani / Motivational Presentation

LISD/Art Teachers – Waking up the Creative Spirit

Smart Talk, Austin

Featured Speaker for HPUMC Women’s Retreat – Friendships of Purpose

Friday Night Arts Trail – What the Bleep?

Frost Bank Community Luncheon

Buddy Holly Center Annual Birthday Party, Lubbock, TX

Empowered Women/Monthly Luncheon – Lubbock, TX

She Rocks, Austin

SOS Singles Meet UP – Lubbock, TX

UUMC & Trinity Women’s Retreat – Increase focus and creativity with Zentangles

Speaker/Teacher for Texas Tech University RHIM Program – every semester

Women’s Life Changing Conference, Houston, Grapevine, San Antonio, Pearland, Austin

Women’s Walk to Emmaus – Lay Director and Speaker – many retreat weekends

Church Secretaries of Northwest Conference “Sparkle like a Diamond”

Women’s Council of Realtors, Austin

Texas Tech Parents Association /Parents Weekend in Fall

Rethink Church, Northwest Conference of UMC

Levelland Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet, Levelland, TX

Llano Estacado Tourism Society, Lubbock, TX

Weekend Event Host for KLUV Radio in Dallas and Miss Texas / Lubbock, TX

Plainview Downtown Association, Plainview, TX

Main Street Program / Texas Historical Commission – Bright Spot in Tourism

Karl May Symposium / Bad Segeberg, Germany – Presentation on behalf of State of Texas

Radio Personality

Stars 104.3 Morning Show Team / “Fun Lady”

Host of Listener Appreciation Events

Cowboy Symposium of the Air  with Tommy Alsup / nationally syndicated radio show

ChickTalk on Fox Talk 950 / co-host weekly and generate content for shows


Certified Hospitality Trainer through Texas A&M Program

Sage University Coaching