Guest Speaker: Erin Walker
Building the School To Industry Pipeline
Erin Walker is an accomplished human services professional with a passion for helping students reach their full potential. As the Manager for Employer Engagement for the Detroit Regional Chamber Foundation, Erin oversees employer partnerships with education and community programs for the Chamber, as well as professional development opportunities for K-12, college students and adult learners .
With over 15 years of experience in social work and community development, Erin has worked in a variety of roles including as a non-profit leader, family advocate and foster care specialist. She is a community leader serving on the Michigan Founders Fund board and as Girl Scout Troop leader for the last 7 years. Erin holds a Bachelor's degree in Family Community Services from Michigan State University and is currently enrolled at Howard University pursuing her Masters in Social Work.