As State Representative of the 200th Legislative District, Parker represents approximately 60,000 residents in the Northwest section of the city of Philadelphia. Parker serves on the House Appropriations Committee and the Labor Relations, Liquor Control and Professional Licensure committees. She has led the fight against illegal handguns, along with five other state legislators from across the country, to develop a new coalition aimed at ending their use. On her fellowship, she examined sustainable community practices, economic development initiatives, and leadership development in politics.


Ninth District


Philadelphia City Councilwoman

Areas of Interest

Community Development, Leadership training/development, Politics and Government
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Program Year



United States Program

Country of Origin

United States

Destination Country