About Us


Topizia Ivey-Mom

Topizia Ivey  founded The Chosen One's, Inc. in 2014 after encountering various challenges with her daughter. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and is the author of “More Than Conquerors” a biography detailing how  she and her daughter restored their relationship after many tragic events. 


LaKeya Shumate-Daughter

LaKeya is a force to be reckoned with. She is a powerful keynote speaker, advocate against sex trafficking and the co-author of "More Than Conquerors". She is passionate about helping others, loves to laugh and is down to earth. However, Lakeya's most  noteworthy attribute is her ability to overcome whatever obstacle life throws her way!



Topizia and Lakeya has had to face many challenges in their mother-daughter relationship, some of which seemed to be irreconcilable. However, with hard work, dedication and strong determination to make their relationship work, they were able to prevail. Now they have made is their mission to help other mothers and daughters do the same thing. Together, they are "The Chosen One's!