Michael Parker

Title: SVP, Comcast Western New England Region

Years in Cable: 17

Education: MBA, Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management; JD, University of Miami School of Law; BA, Lake Forest College; Graduate of Officer Candidates School (Quantico, VA) — attained the rank of First Lieutenant during service with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve

One Word that Best Describes Me: Optimistic

Parker, who became SVP of the Western New England Region last September, remains focused on improving and simplifying the customer experience. He’s also encouraging WNER’s 1,800 employees to RISE — Respect customers, co-workers and business associates; take on the mantra of “I am Comcast”; Serve customers and co-workers, and be Extraordinary, not just meeting expectations but exceeding them, too.

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