The Salvation Army Metro Atlanta
Area Commanders

Major Bob and Captain Kathy Parker began their leadership in the Metro Atlanta Area Command in June 2017.  They also serve as the General Secretary and Assistant of Officer Development for the Georgia Division.

Major Bob and Captain Kathy represent fourth/third generation Salvation Army families respectively. Major Bob was born in Canton, Ohio and raised in Durham, North Carolina. Captain Kathy was born in New Albany, Indiana and raised in central and south Florida.

Most recently, the Parkers have served in Bradenton, Florida and Birmingham, Alabama. They have four amazing children and five beautiful grandchildren living in Florida and Texas.