Alysa Parks

senior vice president

learning and development

spencer stuart

When did you join the YJC Board?


Why did you join the YJC Board?

I worked in nonprofit and youth services early in my career. I wanted to give back and discovered YJC by attending an annual fundraiser. At YJC, I can see the immediate impact we make on people. We transform futures.

What is your occupation?

I lead global learning and development for Spencer Stuart

What was your first job?

Camp counselor

What did you learn from your first job?

  • Do what you love and the money will follow

  • A career is a journey, not a destination

  • Be open to continuous learning