Director of Brand Strategy & Communication

Jaclyn  Parks


Jaclyn Parks serves as TERC’s Director of Brand Strategy and Communication and is responsible for the organization’s internal and external marketing and communication plans. She brings 12 years of experience developing and launching comprehensive marketing communication strategies in the nonprofit sector. Jaclyn previously held the Director of Marketing & Communications role at Thompson Island Outward Bound where she enhanced the company’s visibility, philanthropy, and events business through the development of high-impact marketing and communication initiatives. She is passionate about using her marketing skills to help organizations attract target audiences, elevate brand awareness, and generate revenue.

Outside the office, Jaclyn can be found hiking in the mountains, running a road race, or reading a book on her porch.


  • Emerson College, Master of Arts, Integrated Marketing Communications
  • University of New Hampshire, B.S. Business Administration, Entrepreneurial Venture Creations