Our Founders

GracePoint Publishing, was co-created by Karen Parker and  Michelle Vandepas. Their combined 60 years experience in entrepreneurship, publishing and marketing helps authors and visionary leaders to promote their work. 

Michelle Vandepas

Michelle Vandepas is the nation’s leading expert for entrepreneurs, personal development experts and quantum healers who want to share what they’ve learned with the world by becoming an author.

She is the co-founder of GracePoint Matrix and GracePoint Publishing, the gold standard in concierge publishing. She is also an esteemed TEDx speaker and TEDx Speaker Coach.

She is a book coach and publisher to many esteemed thought leaders, and works with Brian Tracy and Jack Canfield clients to write and publish their books. Michelle has worked with thousands of authors over the past 20 years  and as a serial entrepreneur and multiple bestselling author herself, she understands the strategy, messaging and creative juice needed to build a platform.

She is a visionary marketer who combines creativity with smart business sense to unleash the power of her clients.

Michelle has been featured in numerous media outlets speaking about her passion for ‘purpose and profit’ and she has been filmed for an upcoming documentary film, “Wisdom from Thought Leaders” alongside Sting and the Dalai Lama.

Karen Curry Parker

Karen is a #1 best-selling author, Human Design Specialist, trainer and professional speaker. She’s been a life and business coach for more than 20 years and has personally coached more than 7,000 people.

Karen and her husband are the founders of Sustainability2027, a nonprofit business incubator dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs and small home-based businesses. 

Karen’s books include “Understanding Human Design, the New Science of Astrology: Discover Who You Really Are”, “Inside the Body of God, 13 Strategies for Thriving in a New World” and “No Mistakes, How You can Change Adversity into Abundance.”