Legislative Director, Education and Workforce Committee
Office of Federal Relations
Parker manages policy and advocacy for education and workforce issues, including: child nutrition, workforce development, career and technical, early childhood, K-12 and postsecondary education. He is responsible for directing the development and implementation of governors’ strategic priorities through the Education and Workforce Committee.
Previous Positions: Special Assistant to the President for Advocacy, Virginia School Boards Association; Federal Relations Scholar, National Governors Association; Government Relations Intern, McGuireWoods Consulting; Senior Policy Advisor to the Adjutant General, Virginia National Guard; Senior Special Assistant, Office of Governor Timothy M. Kaine; Project Manager, Governor’s Office for Substance Abuse Prevention
Education: Current candidate for M.S. in Public Policy, Concentration: Education and Workforce Policy, College of William and Mary; Political Leaders Program, Sorensen Institute at the University of Virginia; B.A. in History, cum laude, Longwood University