Jaleesa joined Parker Executive Search as an associate, working primarily in the sports practice.
She is responsible for maintaining accurate and up-to-date candidate information, scheduling and overseeing interview logistics and ensuring effective communication with clients and candidates throughout the search process. As a Division I women’s basketball student-athlete during her undergraduate career and, most recently, working three years within intercollegiate athletics, she brings a fresh perspective on collegiate sports.
Jaleesa graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in consumer economics and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management from the acclaimed Terry School of Business. In 2013, she earned a Master of Science in Kinesiology, specializing in sport management and policy from the University of Georgia. Prior to joining the PES team, Jaleesa worked for the NCAA’s Championships and Alliances group in Indianapolis, Ind.
Jaleesa enjoys staying active and spending time with family and friends. She currently resides in Sandy Springs, Ga.