Kelli R. Parker is mom to an energetic CCS third-grader and works as a Design Director for The Wall Street Journal. With a background in journalism, art, and business, Kelli has nearly 20 years of experience as an editor, graphic designer, consultant, and entrepreneur. She's spoken on business panels, been featured in magazines and on television, and throws a great party. Kelli loves pizza, fine stationery, many shades of purple, and magenta peonies. Drawn by friendly people and warm winters, she and her family relocated to Johns Island from the Upper West Side of Manhattan in 2018.