Jade Parker

Mentor Fellowship Director

Jade Parker, originally from Sacramento, CA serves as the Director of the IYT Mentor Fellowship for Improve Your Tomorrow. In 2008, she received a double B.A. degree in Psychology and Reconciliation Studies from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN. Professionally, Ms. Parker has more than ten years experience creating sustainable college, career and mentorship programs from Oakland, CA to 'way down yonder' in New Orleans, LA for various schools and non-profit organizations. In 2018, Ms. Parker was selected from thousands of top graduate students and professionals to complete a high impact project for boys of color in Washington, DC as an Education Pioneers Fellow. Overall, she has made it her life's work to impact at-promise populations.