(Member of the Board since 2009)
Mr. Walker is a co-founder and first Executive Director of the "Village at Ithaca" which has been recognized for its advocacy, programs and services in expanding educational opportunities for students of color, economically disadvantaged students and others. He is also Cornell's Outreach Liaison to the Ithaca City School District, the first to serve in this role. Mr. Walker has extensive experience in corporate sales and higher education administration. He currently works to raise student achievement in public education by improving systems, expanding community support, broadening access to relevant programs and services, and helping to create new ones where significant voids exist.