Judge Parrish was appointed to the bench in 2019. She received her undergraduate degree from Cornell College and her J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2004. Before being appointed to the bench, she worked in private practice at the law firm of Miller, Pearson, Gloe, Burns, Beatty & Parrish, P.L.C. in Decorah. She is a member of the Winneshiek County Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association and the Iowa Judges Association.