Ian Parker is a general assignment reporter and photographer for Oklahoma’s Freedom 43 TV. He joined the team in January 2011 (just in time for the blizzard).
Ian comes to Oklahoma from KIDK in Idaho Falls, Idaho, where he was a reporter, producer, weatherman, and occasional sportscaster.
During his tenure in Idaho, Ian covered everything from murders to the state fair.
He has dived into a pit of mashed potatoes (it was Idaho) and had his work featured on America’s Most Wanted.
Life Goal: To one day have a life goal.
Favorite TV Show: Community
Favorite Car: 1991 Dodge Shadow convertible. It was my first baby.
4 Notable persons I’d invite to dinner: Socrates, Lincoln, Harrison Ford, Obama.
Favorite Food: Burger. Rare.
Hardest part of my job: Getting home on time.
Favorite holiday: Christmas or Halloween.
People are surprised when I tell them: I know all the answers in Star Wars Trivial Pursuit.
I like to listen to: Classic Rock
Favorite Book: Everything’s Eventual
Best Part of the Day: Dinner
Favorite place to be other than work: Karaoke