Parris Smallwood – Board Member
Parris is originally from Wilson, NC and graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2013 with degrees in Environmental Science and Spanish. He started his career with Deloitte Consulting in 2013, completed an MBA at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business in 2018, and joined Atlanta-based, employee-owned SEI (Systems Evolution Incorporated) in 2020 as a business and technology strategy consultant.
Parris brings to H.O.P.E learnings from his prior service on the boards for Scholars Latino Initiative and Junior Leadership Durham. He lives in Brookhaven, GA with his wife, Simone, and their two dogs, Boone and Nellie.