Daphne Kennedy-Johnson has a Master’s Degree in finance and is a Certified Public Accountant. She has written four commercial children’s books, Brothers are Forever Friends, The Power of a Baby Girl, Black Diamonds, and My Brother is Wonderfully. She has also created a family “getting to know you” game entitled Sibling College. Her fourth book is written from a young girl’s perspective about having a sibling with Autism. Mrs. Johnson established Sibling Thrivalry, LLC to create books and games that help to strengthen sibling relationships, foster self-esteem and encourage collaborative play. In addition to her self-published commercial projects, Mrs. Johnson has published her paternal family history, as well as family history related books for her children. Mrs. Johnson’s hobbies are genealogy and track and field. She lives in the Chicago area with her husband Jeff, sons, Jeffrey and Julian, and daughter Destiny.
Director of Richton Park Public Library, Mrs. Kelley Nichols-Brown showcases Sibling Thrivalry books
February 28th, 2015 Harvey, IL: Sibling Thrivalry books and game presented at Harvey Public Library Authors Fair April, 2015.
November 24th, 2015 Sauk Village, IL: Daphne Kennedy-Johnson autographs ' Black Diamonds' and makes a presentation on society's views on beauty and the effect on youth self esteem.