Executive Leadership

Our team is a group of experienced and passionate people with one common goal- to change the results for mental health and addiction care. 

Real Deal Sober Living

Explore the company that started it all. Real Deal sober living is continuing its journey forward.

Real Deal Therapy & Wellness

Learn more about the outpatient centers, and how we are changing lives for mental health & addiction.

Parker, the visionary founder and owner of Egon Holdings, serves as the driving force behind a diverse range of successful ventures, including Real Deal companies. With a profound entrepreneurial spirit, Parker established Real Deal sober living in 2016, followed by the inception of Real Deal Therapy & Wellness in 2020.

Guided by an unwavering passion for business development, Parker is dedicated to creating exceptional experiences for clients across all his enterprises. He possesses a keen understanding of how to cultivate environments that foster growth, healing, and transformation. By combining his entrepreneurial acumen with a genuine commitment to the well-being of clients, Parker has positioned his businesses as beacons of excellence within their respective fields.

Parker’s unwavering dedication to delivering valuable experiences for clients is the cornerstone of his success. Through his visionary leadership, he continues to shape and innovate the landscape of the industry, consistently seeking ways to enhance the services provided by his companies. Parker’s entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to creating meaningful experiences for clients are at the core of his remarkable achievements within Egon Holdings and its subsidiaries.

Stephan Marion

Stephan, a seasoned professional in the industry, boasts extensive personal experience assisting individuals battling addiction, alcoholism, and mental health challenges. With an unwavering dedication, Stephan strives to create lasting transformations for each of our clients and their families, catering to their needs at every stage of our services.

Originally from Canada, Stephan made the pivotal decision to relocate to Texas following his own journey through treatment in 2010. Having accumulated numerous years of personal recovery, Stephan brings a unique perspective and empathetic approach to his work. Currently residing near Dallas with his wife and two lovely daughters and a son, Stephan’s commitment to his profession is fueled by the love and support of his family.

For over 8 years, Lauren has dedicated herself tirelessly to the field of addiction treatment. Throughout her journey, she has embraced various roles, including managing women’s sober living, handling admissions, and spearheading admissions and marketing efforts at prominent treatment centers. These experiences have granted Lauren a comprehensive understanding of the intricacies of addiction recovery. Driven by a profound passion for her work, Lauren’s wealth of experience makes her an exceptional asset in guiding and supporting each loved one and client in discovering the optimal path towards successful treatment.

After dedicating more than a decade to teaching elementary school, Kalee embarked on a new journey within the Frisco ISD system as a director. However, after a few years in this role, Kalee unearthed her genuine calling: assisting families in their journey towards recovery. Fueled by this newfound purpose, Kalee made the decision to join our team, bringing her expertise and compassion to positively impact the lives of those seeking recovery.

Bryan’s remarkable journey with Real Deal commenced as a resident, where he embarked on a transformative path of personal growth. Through unwavering dedication and sheer determination, Bryan steadily progressed within the organization, assuming various roles such as manager and Outreach Coordinator. His remarkable ascent culminated in his current position as the esteemed director overseeing all men’s services at Real Deal.

With a fervent passion for his work, Bryan draws upon his extensive experience within the organization and his own journey of sobriety. The combination of his profound dedication and firsthand knowledge contribute to his ability to positively impact the lives of those he serves. Bryan’s invaluable expertise serves as a testament to the power of commitment and serves as an inspiration to others seeking recovery.

Rachel possesses a wealth of experience, accumulated over a decade of dedicated service in the addiction treatment industry. Throughout her career, she has provided unwavering guidance to numerous women, leading them towards a path of enduring sobriety. Rachel’s exceptional expertise and compassionate nature have become instrumental in empowering individuals to achieve sustainable recovery.

When Rachel is not positively impacting the lives of others, she finds solace and fulfillment in the company of her son, husband, and a delightful menagerie of two peculiar cats and a beloved dog. This loving family dynamic brings a sense of joy and contentment to Rachel’s life, reinforcing her unwavering commitment to making a difference in the lives of those she serves.

Ryan Nodurft

Ryan is a distinguished professional in the field, holding licenses as a Clinical Social Worker and a Chemical Dependency Counselor. With an impressive tenure as a social worker commencing in 2008, Ryan has accumulated extensive experience across various levels of treatment, including inpatient, residential, and outpatient care. His expertise spans multiple renowned hospital systems throughout North Texas, including Texas Health Resources and UT Southwestern.

At UT Southwestern, Ryan made significant contributions by developing a comprehensive curriculum for an intensive outpatient program catering specifically to individuals with substance use disorders. This accomplishment showcases his commitment to creating impactful and effective treatment programs to support those in need.

With his rich background and expertise, Ryan is poised to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals seeking recovery, drawing upon his vast knowledge and dedication to compassionate care.

Erin Knebel

Erin possesses a wealth of experience working with a diverse clientele, demonstrating a profound compassion for individuals from all backgrounds. From providing crisis intervention and intensive case management as part of the largest community mental health provider in Dallas to assisting those grappling with early psychosis at UT Southwestern, Erin’s genuine interest lies in uncovering what brings meaning and fulfillment to the lives of each person she serves at Real Deal.

Going beyond the scope of mere recovery, Erin’s approach revolves around helping individuals recognize and actualize their full potential. Employing a holistic methodology, she combines cognitive-behavioral skill building, somatic awareness, mindfulness practices, and self-exploration through the lens of Jungian psychology. This comprehensive framework enables Erin to address the multifaceted aspects of each person’s journey, fostering personal growth, and supporting them in realizing a life that resonates with their true selves.

Through her unique blend of therapeutic techniques and deep understanding of the human experience, Erin is dedicated to empowering individuals on their path towards fulfillment and self-discovery.

Julia Little

Julia Little is a remarkable therapist who brings her passion for mental health and addiction recovery to the forefront of her work. With years of valuable experience under her belt, Julia has honed her skills and developed a deep understanding of the complexities surrounding these areas.

As a dedicated member of the Real Deal team, Julia approaches her role with unwavering commitment and genuine care for each client she encounters. She believes in the power of building strong therapeutic relationships, fostering an environment of trust, empathy, and support. Julia’s unwavering dedication to her clients shines through in her work, as she goes above and beyond to ensure their well-being and growth.

With her extensive knowledge and compassionate approach, Julia is a vital asset to the Real Deal community. Her expertise, combined with her genuine love for each client she serves, allows her to provide impactful guidance and assist individuals on their journey towards lasting recovery and improved mental health.