Tyronne B. Walker serves as the Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs for the Greater New Orleans Foundation. Prior to this role, Walker served as Senior Advisor and Communication Director in the office of former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu.
During his tenure with the Landrieu Administration, Walker also served the community in a variety of roles including Senior Advisor for Local Government Affairs, Special Assistant to the Mayor, Faith-Based Advisor, Project Manager on the Mayor’s Innovation Delivery Team and Director of CeaseFire New Orleans. He assisted in writing and leading the city’s NOLA for Life Murder Reduction Strategy.
Outside of working in public service, Walker has demonstrated success in the private sector as Chief Operating Officer of the Law Office of Wayne E. Woods and Alpha Title Company and owner of Walker Strategic Solutions, LLC, a full service consulting firm he started in 2015 that specializes in strategy development, project management and political campaigns.
Walker is a native of the New Orleans’ 9th Ward and is a proud graduate of Brother Martin High School and Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.
Walker is active in civic leadership serving on a number of boards in founding roles including Miller-McCoy Academy for Mathematics and Business and Son of a Saint Foundation. Walker serves as President of the Sigma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc and is a member of the Franklin Avenue Baptist Church.
Email Tyronne at Tyronne@gnof.org