Ed Walker Professor of Practice

Phone: 540-458-8500

Email: walkere@wlu.edu

Office: 457 Lewis Hall 

Areas of Expertise/Classes Taught

Social Entrepreneurship & Real Estate Development Practicum


BA, University of North Carolina

JD, Washington and Lee University


Mr. Walker is a native of Roanoke, Virginia and a graduate of the Washington and Lee University School of Law. His numerous successful efforts to revitalize communities through real estate development and economic investment have been nationally recognized. Since 2017, Walker's Multi-Year Community Capital Renewal Project has focused on Buena Vista, Virginia, and is the basis for the Social Entrepreneurship & Real Estate Development Practicum that he leads as a Professor of Practice at Washington and Lee.