Laurie Parker, FPQP™, AAMS®

Practice Manager
laurie.parker@raymondjames.com

Laurie is the Practice Manager for NGK with over 25 years’ experience in the financial industry and over 15 years with NGK.  Laurie is responsible for overseeing the team’s operations and administration and is committed to providing the highest level of service and focusing on each client individually.  She considers clients family, and always makes their needs her first priority.

Laurie holds the Series 7 and 66 securities licenses as well as the Series 9 & 10 supervisory licenses.  She is also life, health and variable annuity insurance licensed, and earned her Financial Paraplanner Qualified Professional™ and Accredited Asset Management SpecialistSM designations through the College for Financial Planning in Denver, CO.

She began her career in the financial services industry in her hometown of Green Bay, Wisconsin.  In 1989, she relocated with her family to Clearwater, Florida, where she continued to work in the industry. After taking a hiatus to spend time with her children, she resumed her financial services career and began working with NGK in 2004.

Laurie lives in Clearwater with her daughter, Alyssa, their dog Lucy and cat Eeyore.  In addition to spending time with her daughter Kirsten, son Alex and four grandchildren, Laurie enjoys music, boating, fishing and is a very passionate football fan.