Parker was born and raised in Tucson and is a third generation Salpointe graduate. He graduated from Salpointe in 2015 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps shortly after. He completed his six years of service in the Marine Corps reserves in Tucson, Arizona in January 2022. While in the reserves, he completed his bachelor’s degree in History with a minor in Journalism and simultaneously obtained securities licenses Series 7 and 66, held through LPL Financial, to become a financial advisor. He graduated from the University of Arizona in May of 2022. His interests include collecting vinyl records, reading about World War One, the Russian Revolution, Prohibition, and other topics from the early 20th century, photography, and spending time with his fiancé, friends, and family.