Julie ParkerPresident/CEO Julie Parker Communications

Julie Parker has a unique and extensive background in television and radio news, media relations and crisis communications, having served as both an Emmy award-winning TV news reporter, the media relations director for two of our nation’s largest police departments and as a senior media advisor for the International Association of Chiefs of Police. She guides for-profit, nonprofit and governments organizations as part of the communications consultancy she founded in 2014. Among her career highlights: One month after January 6, 2021, the United States Capitol Police called Julie to lead the department’s communications. Prior to that, she was hired in early March of 2020 to direct the public information strategy for a county government serving a diverse population of 1.1 million people during what became the COVID-19 pandemic.

Julie calls upon her twenty years in police media relations and broadcast news during her various projects with the Center for Homeland Defense and Security’s Mobile Education Team, regular speaking appearances at the FBI National Academy, and law enforcement and social media conferences. Additionally, the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing invited Ms. Parker to provide written testimony on technology and social media.

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