Location(s)Linda Vista Campus, Mission Hills Campus
Title(s)Associate Director of Communications
Degree(s)BBA Marketing, Grand Canyon University 1997 MBA Management, Grand Canyon University 1999
Working at Parker
As a member of the Parker communications team, David Wahlstrom manages the School's media relations efforts to increase local and national visibility. In addition to securing print, television and radio coverage by generating story ideas and disseminating press releases on major news events occurring at Parker, Wahlstrom also assists with other marketing and communications initiatives within the department, including content management of the School's website.
Prior to joining the Parker family in August 2009, Wahlstrom spent the previous 10 years working in college athletics, most recently as the Associate Athletics Director for Media Relations at UC San Diego. He worked in similar capacities at both Santa Clara University and his alma mater, Grand Canyon University. Wahlstrom has also worked for two professional sports organizations, functioning as Game Operations Assistant for the Arizona Diamondbacks and as an Account Executive for the Phoenix Suns.
Wahlstrom graduated from GCU in 1997 with a BBA in Marketing and would go on to earn a MBA in Management from the same school in 1999. He and his wife, Chanon, currently reside in Rancho Penasquitos and are the proud parents of two young daughters, Aubrey and Brooklyn.
Mission Hills Campus Lower School 4201 Randolph St. San Diego, CA 92103 619.298.9110
Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School 6501 Linda Vista Rd. San Diego, CA 92111 858.569.7900