Skipper/Dive Instructor/Wilderness First Responder
Parker grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina, and now she lives at the beach in Wilmington, NC. She graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a degree with Marine Biology. For the past 3 years she has been training service dogs for children and veterans with disabilities. In her free time, she likes kickboxing and volunteering at her local aquarium. She has been teaching for the past 5 years and has been sailing for the past 4 years. Parker completed a trans-Atlantic crossing on S/Y Argo that piqued her interest in pursuing sailing on a professional level. Currently she is interested in pursuing a future in marine conservation and plastic pollution.