Spanning a professional career of more than 25 years, Penny Parks has worked for premier firms in the financial services industry. Her areas of focus have been debt financing, problem loan resolution and restructuring, interim financial leadership, and project management.
Penny has assisted public and private companies, as well as family offices, with developing strategies, determining appropriate capital structures and arranging debt financing. As the President of Links Financial LLC, she identifies the most appropriate financing structure, provides referrals to well-suited funding sources, and advocates for the client throughout the challenging process.
Penny earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Business, graduating cum laude from Wake Forest University; and a Masters of Business Administration with a Finance concentration, graduating with the Highest Honors, from the University of Tampa. Prior to founding Links Financial, her banking career has included senior positions with Bank of America, Northern Trust, and the Royal Bank of Canada’ s U.S. subsidiary