Some of their accolades/accomplishments include:


Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott received the Lifetime Achievement Award from President Joseph R. Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris

√ Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott received her Honorary Doctorate in Philosophy from T.I.U.A (Trinity International University of Ambassadors)

√ Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott is a Certified Christian Counselor from the National Association of Christian Counselors

√ Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott is a Certified Life Coach and Mentor through Destiny Training Academy

√ Dexter L. Scott is a Certified Life Coach and NLP Practitioner through Wild Success Global

√ Soft Skills Certified Trainers (November 2022)

√ They are Certified Speakers through NBC University. (Networking Business Building & Coaching)

√ Former Hosts of the “The Upgraders Show” on the Direct Sales TV Network which appeared on Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast and Google Play.

√ Host of “UPgrade Your Life” Podcast on Apple, Spotify, Pandora, Stitcher, IHeart and Google

√ Appeared in the Huffington Post in an article entitled “Million Dollar Magnetism” and a contributor to the Huffington Post book review of NY Times bestselling author, Bishop TD Jakes and his book Soar.

√ 2020 IMPACT MAGAZINE Honorees

√ Authored / Co-authored over 5 books on personal development, mindset development, relationships and faith.

√ Multiple 7 Figure Earners in the Direct Sales Industry

√ Selected leaders from the Direct Sales industry to professionally film with Dr. John C. Maxwell on 15 Laws of Growth for Network Marketers

√ Featured in Business for Home Magazine on multiple occasions highlighting their leadership, growth and their ability to lead a large team to success

√ Tonya is the Founder and Visionary of “Conversation Camp for Women” which has successfully transformed the lives of thousands of women all over the world through conversations that promote healing and transformation.

√ Tonya is the Founder of the “Shine Movement” which is a book anthology project highlighting the stories of women all over the world to impact, inspire and encourage them to SHINE.

√ Tonya is the Founder / Author of “She Decided to Love Herself” which is a POWERFUL movement designed for women to recognize that everything begins with loving yourself first and then you canvwalk in your GOD given superpower.

They continue to invest in themselves in personal / professional development where they can provide the
most value to any audience they come in contact with.

They have been married for over 21 years and have 4 beautiful children, a son in love and 2 amazing
Granddaughters.


Their tag line says, “We may not know you but we know what’s in you”.


Dexter and Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott
The Upgraders

"The Voice Of The Community"

The objective of the "UPgrade Your Life"

is to help people get out of their own way.  We motivate, inspire and encourage people to UPgrade their lives to the next level. We help people identify blockages, understand why they think the way they do, act the way they do and move past limiting beliefs.

Dexter L. Scott and Dr. Tonya Joyner Scott Biography

Dexter L. Scott and Dr. Tonya Joyner-Scott are dynamic workshop facilitators / conference presenters,
trainers, authors, coaches, leaders, certified national/international speakers and mindset development
instructors. They specialize in organizational soft skills training and have over 15 years of motivating and
inspiring audiences to get out of their own way.
They have presented in person / virtually to thousands and have trained on countless platforms seeking
to teach people the tools to slow down and understand the process which will speed up their success
rate.