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Parker joins Kelly staff

Susan Parker

Susan Parker

Rep. Trent Kelly (R-Miss.) has selected Susan Parker as his new communications director. Parker, a native of Columbus, attended the Mississippi University for Women where she studied journalism.

Parker was a reporter with WTVA TV for 24 years. She has won numerous awards from the Associated Press for writing and photography, including the Howard Lett Newsperson of the Year award in 2010. Parker replaces Eliza Jones Swisher who has relocated to Oklahoma.


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