Shelby Parchman is a seasoned entrepreneur who has parlayed his experience into a career focused on assisting start-up and existing businesses. After obtaining a Dual B.S. in Biology and Chemistry and then a Master’s in Analytical Chemistry, Shelby embarked upon a professional career as a research scientist in the pharmaceutical industry. Shelby is a serial entrepreneur who has started many successful small businesses including BHK Laboratories, Inc. and the Functional Beverage Group, Inc. Prior to becoming Managing Partner of InUrban Strategies LLC, Shelby was the Managing Director of Sunshine Enterprises. Shelby is now working with the staff of familyfarmed/GFA to assist in the development of business growth strategies with current and former GFA fellows as well as the development of GFA extension programming.