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 is the founder and owner of Egon Holdings (which is the parent company for Real Deal companies). Parker founded Real Deal sober living in 2016, and Real Deal Therapy & Wellness in 2020. Parker is passionate about developing businesses and creating valuable experiences for clients in all of his businesses.

Stephan Marion

Stephan is an industry vet with many years of personal experience working with those struggling with addiction, alcoholism, and mental health. Stephan is passionate about making a long-term change with each of our clients and families at each level of our services.

A native Canadian,  Steph moved to Texas after attending treatment in 2011. Stephan has many years of personal recovery under his belt. Steph lives outside of Dallas with his wife and three beautiful girls.

Ryan Nodurft

Ryan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor and has been working as a social worker since 2008.  He has experience at all levels of treatment:  inpatient, residential, and outpatient.  He has worked at several major hospital systems across North Texas including Texas Health Resources and UT Southwestern, where he developed a curriculum for a substance use disorder intensive outpatient program.

Erin Knebel

Erin has worked with a diverse range of clients, and has a deep compassion for people from all walks of life. From doing crisis intervention and intensive case management for the largest community mental health provider in Dallas, to working with people struggling with early psychosis at UT Southwestern, she is deeply interested in what makes life worth living for each individual she serves at Real Deal. Beyond mere recovery, Erin focuses on helping each person see and reach their full potential using a holistic combination of cognitive-behavioral skill building, somatic awareness, mindfulness work, and self-exploration through a Jungian lens

Jordan started at Real Deal as a resident and worked his way to manager, Outreach Coordinator, and ending as the director for all men’s services at Real Deal. Jordan brings passion and years of experience within Real Deal and his years of sobriety.

Originally from Colorado, Sara is a former resident and current house manager for Real Deal women’s sober living. She is passionate and dedicated to her sobriety and that of the women she serves. Sara’s life has been changed by her experience in sober living at Real Deal, and her three wonderful children inspire her to make a difference every day