Areas of Expertise: Healthcare Executive Leadership, Medical Research, Pharmacology, Academia.
Dr. Parks-Veal is a graduate of The University of Georgia and Mercer University.
She currently has her own consultant business, and several faculty appointments including Mercer University of Medicine where she is the Vice Chairperson of Mercer University’s Institutional Review Board.
Dr. Parks-Veal had a career with the Georgia Department of Human Resources located at Central State Hospital where she was most recently the Regional Director of Pharmaceutical Services and Research and part of the Senior Leadership Team.
She has extensive presentations, publications, and professional awards to her credit and is on the editorial review board for several national journals. She actively participates in a number of professional organizations and is involved in the continuation of the National Symposium for Psychiatric Practitioners.
Dr. Parks-Veal serves as Chairperson of the Oconee Regional Medical Center Board. She is a GHA Certified Hospital Trustee.