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Maximize Your Full Potential.

Inspiration and support for students and parents

Register TODAY for the next upcoming WEBINAR!

"In-Demand Careers Post COVID-19, Discover Your Calling"

(Space is limited)


Online Youth Empowerment Academy (O-YEA) has over 20 years of education and coaching experience.  We're passionate about educating, inspiring, and empowering students and families to dream bigger and helping them achieve better results.

We are committed to positively impacting students on their journey to Adulthood.  We foster growth by providing relevant up-to-date classes on various topics including but not limited to mindset, self-esteem, college awareness, and future opportunities. 

Colleges and employers are not only looking at a student's IQ. Emotional intelligence (EQ) and interpersonal skills are key aspects in developing a healthy and balanced young adult and are strongly considered by colleges and the job market.

Start your journey today.  Subscribe below to join our mail list.  Be the first to receive timely information regarding latest changes in legislation affecting college admissions and financing as well as up-coming webinars and live workshops that empower students to uncover their passions and to live their best life.

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Gris Bailey has been advocate for students, parents and education reform for 20+ years.  She started her career teaching for one of the largest school districts... 

sneak peek of upcoming classes

  • Resume Building

  • Essays for College Applications & Scholarships

  • Young Entrepreneurs

  • Turning Passion into Profit

  • Personality Assessments

  • Financial Literacy for Youth

  • and More!




live workshops

individual sessions

“Gris is one of the most compassionate, wise, thoughtful people that you'll ever meet.  She is very knowledgeable and passionate about youth and helping them become all that they were made to be.  Her heart cares so deeply for people, so I know you'll be blessed by Gris and her investment in you through OYEA.”

Bradford p.