Staci Parks is currently the online managing editor at D Magazine. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and English at Louisiana Tech University, Parks began her career as a copy editor and reporter at The News-Star in Monroe, LA. After that, she worked as the editor of Venture Publishing’s The Forum and CityLife magazines in Shreveport, La., and later interned for both The Dallas Morning News as a breaking news reporter and D Magazine as an editorial intern. In 2015, Parks received her master’s degree in journalism from the University of North Texas, where she is an adjunct professor. Parks has an extensive skill set, including copy editing, journalism, news writing, editing, fact-checking, and blogging.