Victor Parker, Ph.D.
Trek Coordinator and C2C Coach
Victor Parker has had 14 years of professional experience in higher education with stops at Mississippi State University, Copiah-Lincoln Community College, and now at Holmes Community College as the Trek Coordinator of the Ridgeland Campus as well as a Complete to Compete (C2C) Coach. Parker's previous experience had been consistent with developing academic and career plans for adult learners.
At MSU, Parker served as an Athletic Academic Counselor in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics where his primary goal was to partner with students in every aspect as a student-athlete from recruitment to completion. At Copiah-Lincoln, Parker focused on partnering with Business & Industry within the district to provide a trained and skilled employable workforce as a Workforce Development Coordinator.
Parker holds a Bachelor's of Business Administration in Finance, a Master's in Sport Administration, and a Ph.D. in Community College Leadership, all degrees from Mississippi State University. He is also a member of MACRAO, and MACE where he served as the MACE 2015-16 two-year college representative. Parker was born in Jackson, Miss., and is a native of Scott County. He and his wife, Robin, reside in Brandon, Miss., with their two daughters.