Jake Parker

Jake Parker
Senior Director of Government Relations
Security Industry Association

Jake is the director of government relations for the Security Industry Association (SIA) and leads the development of the association’s legislative and regulatory programs. 

Jake comes to SIA with more than 12 years of experience on Capitol Hill, most recently as legislative director for U.S. Congressman Tom Latham, R-Iowa, a senior member of the House Appropriations Committee.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and History from Tennessee Temple University, a Master’s degree in International Relations from Salve Regina University and a graduate diploma in national security studies from the U.S. Naval War College.​

Recent Events and Presentations

December 5, 2019

ITIF hosted a conversation about the potential applications of facial recognition technology, industry best practices in the use of the technology, and policies that spur innovation and deployment while preserving privacy and security.