Jeffrey Walker, AICP
Department: Economic Development
Phone: 508-824-1367, ext. 220
Appointed Executive Director of SRPEDD in January 2016, Jeff Walker brings to the agency an extensive background in land use, environmental and transportation planning, in addition to grant writing, economic development and regional planning agency administration.
Prior to joining SRPEDD, Mr. Walker served as a longtime regional planning agency director in the Commonwealth of Virginia, outside of the nation’s capital, on behalf of a two thousand-square mile region of five counties and eight towns.
He is also a previous multi-term local planning board member, and adjunct/lecturer in urban planning at the undergraduate and graduate levels (presently at Wheaton College), for the past eleven years.
Mr. Walker holds a BA in Public Policy from Duke University, and a Master’s in Urban and Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia.