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About Betty J. Parks, MBA

Betty has more than 35+ years of experience in business and management — including 15 years in banking where she developed products and services while serving as a consultant, internal auditor and trainer.
It has enabled her to apply unique and creative approaches with Parks and Associates’ clients. Her comprehensive expertise helps you effectively measure and evaluate the return on investment of training and transfer skills … improve operational efficiency … and manage the human side of change.

Betty holds a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance and management. She also has a bachelor’s degree in pre-law and is a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Institute, earning an Effective Communication and Human Relations certificate.

Accomplished, resourceful.

A certified Alternative Dispute Resolution Consultant, Betty is pursuing a Ph.D. in Organizational Development with an emphasis in Human Behavior. She’s a member of the Society of Human Resources Management Association and the National Speakers Association. Betty is also the founder of a “mastermind alliance” — a group of professionals who serve as advisers, resources and information specialists for one another.

She is an accomplished speaker and has taught business courses on the college level to include accounting, business management, and has taught courses through the Institute of Financial Management. Her experience has made her a featured speaker on television and radio programs in Northern California. She has also spoken to numerous groups about cultural diversity and sensitivity in the workplace.

Expertise that comes with experience.

Betty has extensive expertise in the areas of:

• Leadership and management
• Executive and personal coaching
• Change management
• Organization development
• Strategic and business planning
• Capacity building & resource management
• Program design and development
• Financial management
• Program design and development
• Grant writing and fund development