Mary Owen Parker serves as our Marketing Coordinator and Executive Assistant to the President and CEO, Kristi Dannelley. In this role, Mary Owen is responsible for assisting the CEO in various administrative and marketing duties. In addition, she also creates marketing content to work and execute all marketing initiatives in an organized and timely manner. Her hope is to share her love and passion for helping and serving others through her meaningful work in marketing, communications, and digital content.
Prior to Magna IV, Mary Owen worked in sales for two years in a quaint town in North Louisiana. She moved to Little Rock a year and a half ago to complete her bachelor’s degree at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. In her junior year of college, she was selected for a communications internship in her school’s Applied Communication Department. There, she assisted students with public speaking anxiety and developing better communication skills both inside and outside the classroom. In her final semester of undergrad, Mary Owen was hand-selected for an intern position in Public Relations and Marketing at a psychiatric hospital located in North Little Rock, Arkansas. In this role at The Bridgeway Hospital, she worked alongside the marketing team and mobile assessors and handled several marketing projects.
Mary Owen holds a bachelor’s degree in Applied Communication as well as a minor in Psychology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The youngest of four, she has three older brothers who taught her everything she knows and she hopes to always make them proud in every aspect of life. Family is everything to Mary Owen and she spends most weekends and any free time she has traveling to Louisiana, Tennessee, and Kentucky to visit and make memories with those she loves most.