About / Bio
Mr. Luckett was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and currently resides in San Diego, California. He is married to Diane Luckett for over 33 years.
Derrick Luckett is the President and CEO of Destiny Six Financial Mortgage and Real Estate Company. Being licensed in the Real Estate and Mortgage industry for over 20 years, he has uplifted the community and his craft as a Ministry and blessing to others.
Mr. Luckett is a business entrepreneur and was licensed as a Life and Health Insurance agent for over 30 years. Mr. Luckett is the previous owner of Jazzy’s Hair Designs and Distinguished Gentlemen Barbershop, and, is the current owner of Seeds to Growth Daycare Center.
Mr. Luckett is a true Realtist, he is the founder of the San Diego Chapter of the San Diego Realtist for Democracy in Housing for the National Association of Real Estate Brokers.
Mr. Luckett is the Founder of the San Diego Realtist for Democracy in Housing. (NAREB) Chapter. He served as the Local Board President for 4 years.
Derrick Luckett served 3 years as the California State President for The California Association of Real Estate Brokers. C.A.R.E.B is the Black Real Estate Brokers
He currently is currently a National Director for the National Association of Real Estate Brokers. He serves on the National Association of Real Estate Brokers Public Affairs Committee.
Mr. Luckett recently opened a HUD Approved Counseling Agency called (NID) Neighborhood Investment Division. NID San Diego is located in Lemon Grove, CA. This is to help the community with housing counseling, credit, budgeting, and foreclosure prevention.
Mr. Luckett has served on the Government Affairs Committee for the past 3 years for the San Diego Association of Realtors, and he was recently elected as a Director for the San Diego Association of Realtors.
He is the Business Development manager for (BAPAC) Black American Political Association of California.
He is also a member of Black Men United.
Mr. Luckett is the Co-Chair of the organization called CTC “Continuing the Conversation against Racism”.
He is also the host, every 2nd Saturday of the month, for Networking for Dollars, teaching others how to exchange black dollars amongst each other.
Mr. Luckett has received numerous awards to include, but not limited to the following.
● 2008 San Diego Association of Realtors Community Volunteer Award.
● 2013 California Legislature Assembly Recognition Award.
● 2015 National Association of Real Estate Top Producer Award.
● 2015 City of San Diego Special Accommodation Award.
● 2015 National Assoc. of Real Estate Brokers – Distinguished Service Award.
● 2015 Women of Vision Business Award.
● 2016 Man of the Year Award for the Black American Political Assoc. of California.
● 2016 Man of the year Award for the National Association of Black Veterans Association.
● 2016 California State Board of Equalization Outstanding Service Award.
● 2016 House of Representatives Awards of Recognition for Services Award.
● 2016 United States Congressional /Award for Appreciation of Service.
● 2017 Delta Sigma Theta- Grilling with love 1st place winner as ( King Of BBQ).
● 2017 California State Board of Equalization Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Community Leadership.
● 2017 California State Board of Equalization Outstanding Service Award as Director of NAREB San Diego.
● 2018 U.S. House of Representatives Certificate of Recognition Distinguished Business Leader Award.
● 2018 California Legislature Assembly Certificate of Recognition Distinguished Business Leader Award 58th Annual Voice and Viewpoint Awards & Gala.
● 2018 Certificate of Recognition City of Chula Vista for Appreciation as Founding Director for leadership, passion and community Involvement with Democracy in Housing.
● 2018 California Legislature Assembly Certificate of Recognition as “Outgoing Founding Board Director, NAREB; Outstanding Leadership and Service supporting the growth of homeownership in the African American Community.
● 2018 California Legislative Assembly Certificate of Recognition NAREB “Harlem Nights Gala” for Commitment in Promoting Black Homeownership in San Diego County.
With all these awards, his proudest reward is his family. They have four children. Derrian, Dierra, Dionna, and Derrick Desean. They also adopted four nephews Jasper, Joshua, Nathan and Norman that gave them 8 grandchildren, 6 boys and 2 girls. They had seven teenagers in their home at one time!!
And with God’s graces, they all survived!