Parker Schaffel is a digital marketing expert with more than a decade supporting government, nonprofit, and corporate clients. He’s a Certified CliftonStrengths Coach and team facilitator who works with teams and individuals to harness their innate talents, work through conflict, and improve their performance. A few days a month, he supports the remodeling industry, working for a NARI associated contractor in Maryland. Prior to these multiple ventures, Parker worked for the CIA for 13 years and served in the Navy Reserve as an intelligence officer for eight years, spending almost two years overseas with assignments in Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iraq, and Jordan. In 2018, he wrote and published the book "Get After It: Seven Inspirational Stories to Find Your Inner Strength - When It Matters Most," and is a published musician. Since 2015, he has volunteered as a music instructor for at-risk youth at the Sitar Arts Center in Washington DC. From 2018 to 2019, he was a Washington Nationals Racing President.