Chief Executive Officer
Carey Parker is Chief Executive Officer and Firm Council Chairperson for LHP. Since joining the company in 2003, Carey has served in various positions, working as an Accountant and Asset Management Analyst before her promotion to Controller and, ultimately, to her current role of CEO overseeing LHP’s three divisions. She played an important role in building the company including the establishment of LHP’s support divisions such as Accounting, Software Support, Accounts Payable and Cash Management. She serves on LHP’s Leadership Team and the CCP Committee, a group whose function is to provide planning for significant structural and organizational events.
Carey graduated from Leadership Knoxville’s 2019 class and was named as one of the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 honorees for 2017. She serves on the boards of Legacy Housing Foundation, East Tennessee Community Design Center, and University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business Department of Management and Human Resources. Carey is a member of the Executive Women’s Association, participates on the United Way of Greater Knoxville Operations Committee, and is a graduate of the 2017 class of Introduction Knoxville. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and her MBA from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.