Parker was Captain of the Men’s Rowing team, a brother of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, and a participant in Relay for Life.
He was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Beta Beta Honor Society for Biology, and Gamma Eta Honor Society for Chemistry, of which he served as Vice President from 2012-2013. Parker was also a member of the Douglass Cater Society of Junior Fellows and Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society. He was awarded the William B. Johnson Business Internship Award, the Elizabeth “Bo” Blanchard Memorial Sportsmanship Award and received MARC Academic All-Conference Honors in 2011 and 2012. Parker was a member of the Presidential Fellows and a Hodson Trust Scholar. He was on the Dean’s List from 2009-2012. Following graduation, Parker plans to attend graduate school.