Creative Director, Hallmark Cards



Degrees and Certifications:

Park University, B.A. English/Spanish; B.S.E.D. English 9-12/Spanish K-12; B.J. Journalism Webster University, M.A. Communications; M.A. Marketing Outstanding Educator St. Louis Public Schools, 1981 Webb City High School, 1973 Webb City R-7 Hall of Fame, 2011

Mrs. Peggy Wrightsman-Parolin

Employed with Hallmark Cards since 1984

Currently serving as Creative Director-Licensing since 2001

Creative Director-Humor, 1999-2001

Manager-Idea Exchange, 1994-1999

Manager-Ambassador Everyday Cards, 1990-1994

Senior Editor, 1987-1990

Humor Writer/General Writer, 1984-1987

Served on a team to create the Shoebox cards, 1985

Initial member of Hallmark Diversity Council

Recipient of Hallmark “Bright Lights”, 2001

Founding member Women’s Leadership Council

President, Board of Directors, The Shade Tree Fund of Greater K.C.

Taught 6 years - St. Louis Public Schools