4: Ryan Parker


In episode 4, we talk to Ryan Parker. Ryan is the Director of Development at Wesley House. We talk about his "dream job", starting a new career in fundraising, and mentoring.

Podcast Guest:

Ryan Parker
Director of Development, Wesley House 

Ryan Parker brings more than 8 years’ experience in the non-profit sector with a specialization in fundraising and marketing. He enjoys taking creative and unique approaches to securing funding through a variety of avenues. Ryan currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Association of Fundraising Professionals Great Smoky Mountain Chapter and the Executive Committee for Alliance for Young Non-Profit Professionals. He is also actively involved with the Knoxville Area Urban League Young Professionals and Young Professionals of Knoxville. In Ryan’s spare time, he enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends. 



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