Koddi Dunn – Empowerment Speaker
Koddi Lester Dunn, was born and raised in Marietta, GA in 1977. She is the third and youngest daughter of Steve and Marilyn Lester, also of Marietta, GA.
By the age of 15 Koddi knew she was born to be heard, and begin actively pursuing a career in radio and television broadcasting. By the time Koddi was a junior in high school; she had obtained a much coveted position as an afternoon drive show producer and was working along Atlanta broadcast heavy weights such as Ryan Cameron and Greg Street.
After graduating high school Koddi became a single mom for the first time, and left her passion of broadcasting in order to take care of her daughter, Stevanie. It didn’t take long before corporate America discovered this gem and before she turned 21 year old, Koddi was working for the iconic American corporation IBM in their Sports & Technology Marketing division. She was also now a single mom of 2, being that in 1999 she gave birth to her son, Stevon.
By 2004 Koddi had launched Pink Rose Marketing, a website and business development company and had several clients. In efforts to boost her knowledge of technology and business savvy, Koddi returned to the outside workforce where she worked for several technology based businesses including Dun & Bradstreet, RUSH Computer Rentals, and StreamingFaith.
In 2007 she wrote and published her first book, The 30 Day Single Moms Devotional.
In February of 2008, Koddi met and later married single dad of 3, Wade Dunn Jr. Wade had been granted full custody of his 3 young children, and upon their marriage Koddi became a mom of 5 in a blended family. In 2009 the first child of their union, Jaden-Christopher was born. After the birth of the new baby Koddi was faced with a life and death health crisis, and almost died several times. However, with the love and support of her husband, children, and family, Koddi was able to make a full recovery with no lasting mental or physical effects. In 2016, Koddi gave birth to Jordyn Taylor, a beautiful and healthy baby girl.
Currently, Koddi and Wade have children who are successful in their educational advancements, and are attending college, high school and home school.
In 2010 Koddi joined her husband, Wade and became the official managing partner of StreamingFREE.tv LLC. Together Wade and Koddi, and their support team have helped launched several multimedia platforms, including UrbanGospelEntertainment.com, OnlineRadioPRO.com, ThePreachingAPP.com, and MyLifeCoachRadio.com. This dynamic duo have also been named the official broadcast trainers for the International Association of Online Radio Broadcasters (IOARB).
Koddi is also the CEO of SingleMomsTV & produces monthly motivational videos.
Koddi has been featured on national television, product based commercials, and has been acknowledged, liked, or “retweeted” by thousands of everyday people, as well as celebrities & major outlets such as OWNTV (The Oprah Winfrey Network), Bishop T.D. Jakes, Serita Jakes, Pop Icon Member of Destiny’s Child Michelle Williams, Life Coach Extraordinaire Iyanla Vanzant, TV Sitcom Stars Neicy Nash & Sherri Shepherd, Sports Legend Deon Sanders, and she was also featured repeatedly on Oprah’s Life You Want Tour. She has been seen on the Food Network and HGTV.
In 2015 Koddi released her latest book, 1000 Tweets – The Single Moms Edition, and is currently writing, mentoring, and broadcasting hope and advice to women worldwide through her various online platforms.