< Back to Heron’s team

Parrish Adams, Director of IT/Network Engineer

Parrish has been with Heron Agency for the past 16 years, creating the IT infrastructure for the company, and overseeing day to day IT operations and implementation of new technologies.

His career has covered design, configuration and troubleshooting Cisco hardware/software. Certifications include Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Cisco Data Center Networking Solution Sales Certificate (DCNSS), and Cisco Sales Expert Certificate (CSE). He possesses a strong VPN and WAN background, as well as indoor/outdoor wireless design-configuration skills. He is CCNA R&S certified (Cisco Certified Network Assoc.) and CCNP R&S (Cisco Certified Network Professional). He previously served as a Network Engineer for Complex Network Solutions and a Client Services/Network Engineer for PSAV.

In his spare-time, he enjoys being a mentor and source of knowledge for younger or less experienced techies interested in making IT their chosen career path, cycling on the lakefront trails during the warmer months, relaxing by watching movies or listening to music from his extensive collection, and spending time with family and friends. He is a resident of the South Loop.