The Founders

Lady Luella K. Cook, Founder & CEO/ Higher Ground

Mr. Elton J. Cook, President & Founder

Luella K. Cook is a Professional Counselor, Christian Coach, Licensed Minister, and Motivational Speaker. She is the Chief Executive Officer of HIGHER GROUND INC. co-owned with her husband, Elton J. Cook.

Luella has served in Christian ministry for many years. Her Christian faith is what fuels her destiny walk and empowers her to be all God has ordained for her to become. Her purpose is to Educate, Empower, and Embrace others to Inspire to BE ALL THEY DESIRE TO BECOME!

Luella's Motto: "ENJOY LIFE!"

Elton J. Cook, President of Higher Ground Inc. is a Retired Army Veteran of 25 years with an extensive Administrative, Human Relations, and Financial background. He currently works as a Fiscal Accountant for the State of South Carolina. His area of expertise is in budgetary accounting. Elton serves as a Leader and provides consultation services in Financial Matters and Leadership Potentials.

Elton and Luella lives in Columbia, SC. They are blessed with two wonderful children, EliJah and Princess Emoni Cook.