- Age: 49
- Interview Date: 9/5/2008
- Interviewer: Michael Maniscalso, Illinois State Museum
- Interview Length: 42 minutes Sit-Down Interview, 55 minutes Walk-and-Talk Interview
- County: Cook
- Parris is Marketing Coordinator for the Growing Home urban-farming program in Chicago. He is responsible for the processing and sale of a bewildering variety of organically grown fruits and vegetables to restaurants, wholesale distributors, and at farmer's markets.