How to Thrive in a Commission-Based Job
At AIFP, our commodity traders go through a one-year paid apprenticeship program before they enter our commission-only sales structure. That means that by the t… Learn More
Parker is a BFA graduate from Western Oregon University with a focus in Graphic Design and a minor in Marketing. He was raised in the small coastal community of Gearhart, Oregon. Parker’s lineage traces back to one of the first fishing and logging pioneer families of Astoria Oregon; which explains his passion for the outdoors and the foundational industries that built his home town. In his mind, his position at AIFP is an exciting way of continuing his family's tradition in the lumber industry.
When Parker is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his fiancé Emma, bonfires on the beach, working on his cars and watching/playing sports with his family and friends.Back to Team
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.
Some of my favorite things about working at AIFP are that I enjoy the trading partners that I work with every day, and the fact that my paycheck is based on how hard that I am willing to work.Jeff Hoggard Trader
Commodity trading is the coolest, old-school, person-to-person, make-deals business out there. It’s professional, personal, and requires a level of ease with people. It’s both challenging and rewarding.Nick Klohs Trader