Parker is a lifelong resident of Terre Haute who graduated from Terre Haute South Vigo High School in 1989. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance & Economics from Indiana State University in 1993. Parker received his Master of Business Administration in April of 2000 from Indiana Wesleyan University.
In 1990, Parker began working in the banking industry with Old National Bancorp (formally Merchants National Bank) and in 1999 he accepted a position as a Financial Advisor with First Financial Bank. Understanding the importance of honest, independent advice, Parker opened his own practice, Manning Financial Services, in 2007.
Throughout his career, Parker has been passionate about providing personalized service and financial advice while guiding clients through their challenging financial times. He takes pride in being able to communicate complex topics in terms that most can understand.
Parker and his wife Melissa have 4 daughters, Madison, Morgan, Marin and Mabrey. They enjoy traveling as a family along with outdoor activities such boating, hunting, fishing & automobiles.