Information we found on Hardy Parkerson came from the forum websites PoliticsLA.com and La-Legal.com and from a website for the National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. Parkerson is a 64-year-old lawyer from Lake Charles who calls himself a "Ronald Reagan Democrat." He also writes poetry. His biography on the National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers says Parkerson graduated from McNeese State University and got his law degree from Tulane in 1966. The same biography lists Parkerson as the Dean of the College of Law of Central Louisiana University, as well as President and Chairman of the Board of Regents of Southern Christian University. According to the Corporations Database from the Louisiana Secretary of State's Commercial Division, Southern Christian University is listed as an active non-profit corporation.