Christy Parker grew up in the North Dallas suburb of Plano, TX where she graduated from Plano Senior High School. She attended Southwest Texas State University (now Texas State University) and graduated with a bachelor's degree in 1991. After college she began her career in retail working for JCPenney, and later for the Dunlap Company in Pampa, TX. She married the love of her life, Heath Parker, in 1995. They have three children, Bryce 13, Kade 12, and Jancey 3.
Christy has been a resident of Pampa on and off for the last 15 years and is looking forward to getting back into the professional community.