Myeesha Parker is the Senior Finance and Accounting Manager at the US Water Alliance, a national nonprofit organization advancing policies and programs that build a sustainable water future for all. She supports the planning and managing of all budget and fiscal operations, maintaining oversight of the financial health of the organization. Previously, Myeesha worked for Costco Wholesale Corporation, where she served as Business Manager for the International Buying Division. In her role, she managed a $660 million budget, supported nine international teams across Europe and Asia/the Pacific, oversaw annual budget priorities, service contract negotiations, accounting discrepancies, and regulatory protocols, and developed global planning standards. Additionally, Myeesha held the position of co-chair for the Leschi Parent Equity Team in Seattle, WA, for five years, which was pivotable in the effort to dismantle education-based inequities within the public school classroom by getting the Seattle Public School Board’s approval to offer half-day Montessori and Traditional teaching for all elementary students. In her free time, Myeesha enjoys spending time with family and friends and previously served as a mentor to underserved youth in her community.