The Emerging Leaders in Environmental and Energy Policy Network

Organization: 
Boston City Council
Job Title: 
Research Director

Kevin Parker hails from Peoria, Illinois where he studied political science and earned a master of public administration degree from the University of Illinois.  Prior to serving as research director for the Boston City Council, Kevin worked as a management analyst in the City Manager's Office for the city of Las Vegas, Nevada and the assistant director of summer programs for the New York Film Academy in Los Angeles, California.  His previous experiences also include working for Congressman Ray LaHood, various state and local agencies across Illinois and AmeriCorps *NCCC in Charleston, South Carolina.  Kevin is interested in public sector management, including local government administration and is currently studying business administration at Boston University.