Daniel leads Parker Executive Search's Sports practice.

Daniel has worked on numerous corporate vice president searches, collegiate athletic director searches, and collegiate basketball, baseball, and football head coach searches. In his role, Daniel is also responsible for business development and candidate development.

Before joining Parker Executive Search, Daniel spent 10 years in the Sales and Marketing division for Nissan North America in California, Florida, and South Carolina before moving to Atlanta in 2009. Along with his extensive sales and marketing experience, Daniel also spent time working in automotive finance for Nissan Motor Acceptance Corporation. Daniel’s responsibilities included retail financial products, automotive floor plans, and dealership mortgages.

In addition to his duties at Parker Executive Search, Daniel has been a speaker at the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics Conferences, the Black Coaches Association Conference, Villa 7 Center for Leadership, National Association of Collegiate Women’s Administrators Conference and the Collegiate Athletic Leadership Symposium.

Daniel graduated from The Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia, earning a BBA with an emphasis in Marketing. Daniel also earned his MBA from The Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia.

Daniel and his wife Callie have three daughters: Caroline, Molly and Olivia.

Daniel Parker

Vice President & Managing Director, Sports
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