Parker earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business before starting a career as a staff accountant for a boutique municipal finance professional services firm. Parker appreciates the nuances required in site selection, from complex business strategies to deep data analysis and presenting critical information to key stakeholders involved in the process.
Most recently, Criswell served as a Senior Accountant for Reedy Financial Group P.C., where he worked with elected officials in cities, towns, and counties. During his advancing roles at Reedy, Parker worked internally and externally on various initiatives, including the strategic utilization of tax increment financing and property tax abatement in support of economic development projects.
- B.S, Business with major in Finance, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
- Competitive and recreational golfer
- Volunteer, Indiana FirstTee chapter
- Traveling with his wife
- Cincinnati Reds fan