Parks brings over a decade of experience in regulated cannabis cultivation, specializing in large-scale indoor cultivation operations. Under Parks’ leadership, C3 optimized its five cultivation facilities nationwide and implemented automated techniques, resulting in a cohesive network of cultivation programs that maintain the highest standards for product quality.
Before joining C3, Parks was the director of cultivation at Seed & Smith, where he developed and built a state-of-the-art cannabis cultivation facility for the well-known Colorado operator. There, he oversaw the facility's day-to-day operations and the research and development of new products and technology. Parks also worked as general cultivation manager at the Green Solution, one of Colorado's most awarded cannabis companies. He managed over 40 individuals across each section of cultivation and processing, including breeding, clones, vegetative growth, and more.
Parks holds a bachelor’s degree in communication and marketing from Troy University.