Delbert R. Parks, III


Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Delbert R. Parks, III has served as Executive Vice President / Chief Technology Officer since February 2020. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President / Chief Technology Officer of Sinclair Television Group, Inc. from November 2014 to February 2020, as Senior Vice President / Operations and Engineering from December 2013 to November 2014, and as Vice President / Engineering and Operations from 1996 to December 2013.  From 1985 to 1996, he was Director of Operations and Engineering for WBFF-TV in Baltimore, Maryland.  He has held various operations and engineering positions with us for the last 46 years.  He is responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing operational and engineering policies and strategies as they relate to technical infrastructure, media operations, engineering, advertising technology, digital technology and facilities.  Mr. Parks is a SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers) Fellow and is a member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers.  He is on the Board of Directors of the Baltimore Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.  Mr. Parks is also a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel who held various commands during his 26-year reserve career.